When: Thursday, February 14th, 5:30-7:30pm
Who: ages 10+ and their families
What: Help repackage food into smaller portions to be distributed throughout our community food pantries. Afterward join us for a Taste & Tour to learn more about our mission, meet our staff, and sample some wine and refreshments.
Space is limited, so sign up today to ensure your spot.
We invite you to appreciate the joy of giving to others at our food repack, Have a Heart for Hunger. Your support puts food on tables and smiles on faces throughout the year. In addition to giving your time, we invite you to make a financial gift to Eastern Illinois Foodbank. Every $1 equals 5 meals for families in need.
Please use this form to register your family and make your donation.
Please note: Any child 10-13 years old MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
BEFORE YOU REPACK INSTRUCTIONS:
By registering for this activity you are also agreeing to the Eastern Illinois Foodbank's liability agreement:
I hereby accept and assume full responsibility for any injury I might suffer while volunteering at Eastern Illinois Foodbank of Urbana, Illinois. I also give permission to Foodbank staff to seek treatment in case of injury and to take other action should medical emergency arise. I waive and release my right for damages. Injury for Minors: I give permission to the Foodbank staff to seek treatment in case of injury to my son/daughter and allow them to take other action should medical emergency arise. I waive and release my right for damages.
I grant to the Eastern Illinois Foodbank, its representatives and employees the right to take photographs of me and my property in connection with my volunteer service at the Eastern Illinois Foodbank. I authorize the Eastern Illinois Foodbank, its assigns and transferees to copyright, use and publish the same in print and/or electronically. I agree that the Eastern Illinois Foodbank may use such photographs of me with or without my name and for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising, and Web content.
Eastern Illinois Foodbank
2405 North Shore Drive
Urbana, IL 61802
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“It’s about more than food, it’s about hope. When you are worried about feeding your children, it is hard to think about anything else. The support that I received from Eastern Illinois Foodbank lifted the weight off my shoulders and helped me take the first steps in hope filled future for my family.” (quote from former client)