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You may not be from Louisiana, but there is no reason that you can’t cook like you are! Hailing from Opelousas, LA, Chef Will Brown knows how to whip up dishes with a little Cajun, a little Creole and a lot of Soul. In December 2013, Chef Will Brown opened the doors to his highly anticipated new food concept, Will’s Way Creole Kitchen. Located in the Sweet Auburn Historic District, Will’s Way Creole Kitchen has been delighting diners with crowd-pleasing favorites such as Bayou Fried Catfish, Etouffee, Jambalaya, Red Beans and Rice and Boudin.

$55
Monday, March 02, 2015
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse Midtown
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

Every March, thousands of walkers and runners come together at Turner Field for this 5K event to raise awareness and funds for hunger relief. Benefits ACFB and five local hunger relief organizations. Register today!

Sunday, March 15, 2015
9:00am to 1:00pm

The General Muir has been compared – with good reason – to the Jewish delicatessens of New York City. With freshly baked bagels, crusty rye breads, latkes with applesauce, and house-cured pastrami and corned beef, it’s become a favorite among locals and homesick New Yorkers. So it’s no surprise that Chef Todd Ginsberg decided to explore the traditional foods of Passover in this class. Whether you are planning your own Passover Seder or just want to learn some great recipes from a revered chef, this is the class for you!

$55
Monday, March 23, 2015
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse Decatur
180 West Ponce de Leon Avenue
30030 Decatur, GA

The 11Alive Community Service Awards began in 1975 as a way to annually honor persons who had contributed significantly to their communities. The black tie dinner and awards telecast airs on WXIA and WATL-TV and honors 11Who Care. Each year, the program also salutes a charity and makes it the beneficiary of the evening’s proceeds. This year, the Atlanta Community Food Bank was selected! Dinner Co-Chairs for the 40th anniversary event will be Arthur Blank and Kevin Rathbun.

$300 per seat
Thursday, April 30, 2015
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave. NE
30303 Atlanta, GA

Players enjoy a day on the links at one of the longest running charity tournaments dedicated to raising funds for local hunger-relief efforts.

Monday, May 11, 2015
 

Take a swing against hunger at the Doctors’ annual summer tournament.  Scramble format includes contests for Hole in One and Longest Drive. Entry fees benefit ACFB. 

Thursday, May 14, 2015
 
Towne Lake Hills Golf Course
1003 Towne Lake Hills East
30189 Woodstock, GA

Ongoing & Annual Events

Georgia’s largest food drive runs June – October and delivers hundreds of thousands of dollars and pounds of food for the hungry.  

This annual black-tie party supports the Atlanta Apartment Association’s annual Food-A-Thon.  Evening includes live music, dancing, auction, great food and more! 

Teams of architects and engineers design giant sculptures made of nonperishable foods.  Structures are displayed at Colony Square and food items are donated to ACFB. 

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 9pm to Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 9pm

The Office of the Attorney General, State Bar of Georgia Young Lawyers Division and Georgia Food Bank Association come together each spring for a friendly food and fund drive competition. 

September is Hunger Action Month! Whether it’s volunteering, hosting a food drive or spreading the word of what the Food Bank does, we want you to help us. Join us and 200 Feeding America food banks across the nation to take action against the issue of hunger.

Every March, thousands of walkers and runners come together at Turner Field for this 5K event to raise awareness and funds for hunger relief. Benefits ACFB and five local hunger relief organizations. Register today!

Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 9am to 1pm

The Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk & Fitness Program (KPCRW) is the largest workplace-organized health and wellness program in Atlanta starting with Get Active Atlanta!, a free 8-week training program and culminating in a 5K run/walk through downtown Atlanta. Since 2008, KPCRW company teams have donated more than 14,250 lbs. of food to the ACFB as part of the KP Corporate Can Contest. 

Turner Field
755 Hank Aaron Dr SE
30315 Atlanta, GA

Each May, the U.S. Postal Service and the National Association of Letter Carriers join together to “Stamp Out Hunger” and deliver millions of pounds of food to more than 200 Feeding America food banks.

Inspired by scripture from the prophet Isaiah, “to share your food with the hungry”, Atlanta’s Jewish Community holds their metro-wide food drive each year during the High Holy Days. 

Outnumber Hunger is an initiative that makes it easy for people to join in the fight against hunger in their own communities.  Specially marked food packages direct consumers to enter codes online at www.OutnumberHunger.com to help Feeding America secure meals for the Atlanta Community Food Bank.  For every code entered by March 1, 2014, Outnumber Hunger will donate $0.65 – enough to secure five meals on behalf of local food banks. 

Each spring, Publix Super Markets customers can donate at the register to provide food for hungry families.  As a token of appreciation, customers making a donation will receive a special Food for Sharing reusable bag. 

ACFB's Supper Club is simple. One night each month, a top Atlanta restaurant serves as our Supper Club host, and they donate 20% of the evening's proceeds to ACFB. What better way to enjoy an excellent meal while giving back to the community?

Supper Club is on summer vacation, but we want to know: where would you like to see our next Supper Club? Email us at supperclub@acfb.org with your suggestion!

Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation Atlanta is an elegant black tie optional evening of gourmet food and wine featuring chefs from 50 of Atlanta’s top restaurants, live entertainment and live, silent and wine auctions. 100% of the net proceeds benefits the Atlanta Community Food Bank, Genesis, A New Life and Share Our Strength’s Cooking Matters Georgia. 

Georgia Aquarium
255 Baker Street NW
Atlanta, GA

Join with Georgia Meeting Professionals International (GaMPI) as they celebrate community for a great cause at The Gathering, GaMPI’s signature charity benefit for Atlanta’s Table, ACFB’s prepared and perishable food rescue project.

Enjoy an afternoon outside Twain's in Decatur with a five-course, five-beer pairing dinner, $50 per person. Participating restaurants include Twain's, Pinewood Tippling Room, Leon's, Pine Street Market, and Steinbecks. Beer offerings from Twain's, Three Taverns, Wild Heaven, Blue Tarp, and Ale Yeah! Music provided by the Ralph Roddenberry Duo for the afternoon. Come back for more music at 9 pm ($5 cover) for Hair of the Dog and Rolling Nowhere.

Twain's Billiards & Tap
211 E Trinity Place
30030 Decatur, GA