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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. 

Monday, April 21, 2014 to Friday, May 02, 2014
 

Les Dames d’Escoffier International (LDEI) is a worldwide society of women dedicated to creating a culture in the community that fosters excellence and promotes the achievement of women in culinary professions through educational and charitable activities. Atlanta Dames include chefs, restaurateurs, caterers, retailers, event planners, cookbook authors, food journalists and historians, winemakers and wine industry professionals, food publicists, culinary educators and hospitality executives. LDEI has been a long-time friend of the Atlanta Community Food Bank.

$75, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, April 21, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 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.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
6:00pm

It’s baseball season again and Strike Out Hunger is back at Turner Field! Join the Atlanta Braves, Kroger and the Atlanta Community Food Bank as we "Strike Out Hunger" during the 2014 Braves baseball season. Every Friday home game during the 2014 season, fans can get autographs from their favorite Braves Player or Alumni just before the game. Donate 20 canned items or $20 to benefit ACFB and receive a signed autograph from an Atlanta Braves Player or Alumni. Please bring you own item to be autographed. There is a limit of one signature per donation. 

$20 or 20 cans
Friday, April 25, 2014
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Turner Field - Monument Grove
755 Hank Aaron Drive SE
30315 Atlanta, GA

Cinco de Mayo is almost here! And, what better way to celebrate than an assortment of South of the Border favorites from Chef David Waller of Taqueria del Sol and Sol Catering? Back by popular demand, join the master of festive Mexican cuisine as he teaches us how to make a Cinco de Mayo menu that will be the envy of all!

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, April 28, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

It’s baseball season again and Strike Out Hunger is back at Turner Field! Join the Atlanta Braves, Kroger and the Atlanta Community Food Bank as we "Strike Out Hunger" during the 2014 Braves baseball season.  Every Friday home game during the 2014 season, fans can get autographs from their favorite Braves Player or Alumni just before the game.  Donate 20 canned items or $20 to benefit ACFB and receive a signed autograph from an Atlanta Braves Player or Alumni.  Please bring your own item to be autographed. There is a limit of one signature per donation. 

$20 or 20 cans
Friday, May 02, 2014
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Turner Field - Monument Grove
755 Hank Aaron Drive SE
30315 Atlanta, GA

You’ve asked for more Indian vegetarian, so back by popular demand, Archna has created a great vegetarian menu that will satisfy your craving.

$65, Hands On & Tasting
Monday, May 05, 2014
6:30pm to 9:30pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Decatur
180 West Ponce De Leon Avenue
30030 Decatur, GA

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. 

VIP: $350; General Admission: $250
Thursday, May 08, 2014
6:30pm to 10:00pm
Georgia Aquarium
255 Baker Street NW
Atlanta, GA

St. Cecilia, the latest restaurant from Atlanta chef-owner Ford Fry, serves coastal European food. Executive chef Brian Horn and his team cook simple and thoughtful dishes that are inspired by the coastlines of Italy, Spain, and France including plenty of options for seafood and pasta lovers. Join us with friends and family and 20% of your tab will be donated to the Food Bank. Make your reservation today! 

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
 
St. Cecilia
3455 Peachtree Road NE
30326 Atlanta, GA
Phone: 404.554.9995

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 15, 2014
 
Cobblestone Golf Course
4200 Nance Road
30101 Acworth, GA

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.

Saturday, May 17, 2014
 
Twain's Billiards & Tap
211 E Trinity Place
30030 Decatur, GA

Going gluten-free doesn’t mean that you have to give up on fine dining. Chef Paul Albrecht, an icon on the Atlanta fine dining scene for over 30 years, joins us tonight to serve up classic American fine-dining dishes - and all are gluten free.

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, May 19, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 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. We are sold out of playing spots for 2014!

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
 

After working for two years under Chef Guenter Seeger at the Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead, Chef Shaun Doty relocated to Europe where he pursued culinary stints throughout France and Belgium. Tonight he reflects on some of his favorite springtime fare from Belgium, highlighting seasonal ingredients such as asparagus, endive, and – of course - fresh seafood. Attendees will get a first-hand taste of these Belgian specialties paired with Belgian beers as Chef Doty regales us with tales of his studies abroad.

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, June 02, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

Come one, come all to our first annual mini-golf tournament! Gather your team of family, friends and colleagues, and compete for bragging rights as the champions of mini-golf! There's lots more to enjoy too - bumper boats, go-karts, game room and more. Reserve your tickets online today.

$50 per adult, $25 per child under age 18
Monday, June 09, 2014
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Malibu Grand Prix
5400 Brook Hollow Pkwy
30071 Norcross, GA

At Baraonda, tradition is a way of life that is relished and often celebrated with good friends, great joy and exceptional food. Chef Costanzo Astarita of Baraonda is here tonight to highlight some of the traditional cuisine from Naples and the surrounding area. Delight in these Neopolitan favorites: Spaghetti Schiue Schiue, Pasteria Napolitana, Ragu alla Genovese and Rabbit Ischiatana. Evening includes wine tastings sponsored by National Distributors and a chance to win tasty door prizes provided by Bella Cucina Artful Foods and Cabot Cheese.

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, June 09, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

Prepare to savor a highly anticipated evening of endless courses and searing wit. This once-in-a-lifetime event will bring together four legendary Atlanta Hospitality Duos to benefit the Food Bank. 

Monday, November 03, 2014
 

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.  

Experience an e-commerce retail building products provider, test their products, enjoy the costs savings and benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank.  Each time a consumer  looking to renovate their home  requests a free sample of their products to test, BuildDirect.com will donate $1 to the Food Bank.

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. 

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 15, 2014  
Cobblestone Golf Course
4200 Nance Road
30101 Acworth, 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. We are sold out of playing spots for 2014!

Tuesday, May 20, 2014  

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. 

Monday, April 21, 2014   to Friday, May 2, 2014  

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 9, 2014 - 12pm to 4pm

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

From Thanksgiving to Christmas, metro area Kroger stores make it easy to give through their annual CAN Hunger food drive.  Just choose donation amount icon and donate at the register. Kroger will deliver truckloads of food in the new year! 

Prepare to savor a highly anticipated evening of endless courses and searing wit. This once-in-a-lifetime event will bring together four legendary Atlanta Hospitality Duos to benefit the Food Bank. 

Monday, November 3, 2014  

Enjoy a fabulous evening of live old-time radio, complete with on-stage sound effects, presented by members of the Atlanta chapters of AFTRA, SAG and AEA. Ticket fee benefits ACFB. 

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. 

Throughout 2013, Panera Bread will give their customers the opportunity to donate money at the register to assist the Atlanta Community Food Bank's mission of fighting hunger. A portion of the cash donations made by customers may be matched by Panera and its franchisees. If you would like to contribute to the effort, please look for the Community Breadbox collection containers at participating Panera Bread locations.

Each spring, Publix Super Markets collect food and funds for hungry families.  As a token of appreciation, Publix 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?

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. 

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 6:30pm to 10pm
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.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 6pm

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.

Saturday, May 17, 2014  
Twain's Billiards & Tap
211 E Trinity Place
30030 Decatur, GA
  • Throughout the year, we work with amazing partners for ongoing promotions and campaigns that help benefit ACFB. Check out our listing of Ongoing Campaigns!

Ongoing Campaigns

You and a friend can be rockin' out with the Boss on April 26 at Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood in an exclusive, sold out section! Here's your chance to bid on two VIP tickets and passes to the E Street Lounge where you can relax before the show and enjoy a beverage from the cash bar. Proceeds benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank. Auction ends April 17, 2014, at 4:00 PM.

Saturday, April 26, 2014  
Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood
2002 Lakewood Ave. SE
30315 Atlanta, GA

The Food Bank is teaming up with Groupon Grassroots to distribute food to children, seniors and families in need.  For every $5 raised, we will provide 20 meals through 600 nonprofit agencies across metro Atlanta and North Georgia.  The Groupon voucher will give you the opportunity to make a $5, $10, or $25 donation. 100% of the donations will come directly to the Food Bank and you can help by going to the campaign page to donate and help us reach our goal and sharing campaign news and progress on Facebook and Twitter, as well as through email. 

Tuesday, March 18, 2014   to Monday, March 24, 2014  

Purchase a Groupon food and drink voucher and help the Food Bank provide a meal to someone in need. Every time you purchase a Groupon food or drink deal over the next two weeks, they will donate the equivalent of a meal to the Food Bank to help feed more people throughout metro Atlanta and north Georgia.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014   to Tuesday, April 1, 2014  

Enjoy organic produce and groceries delivered to your door and assist food insecure families in the community.  Cold Life Organics has teamed up with the Food Bank and is donating 4 meals for each online order.  Their goal is to raise $5,000 or 20,000 meals for our community!

Saturday, February 1, 2014   to Wednesday, December 31, 2014  
Cold Life Organics Atlanta
2194 Marietta Blvd, NW
30318 Atlanta, GA
Phone: 678-705-0900