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  ATHENS: (706)354-8191
CLAYTON: (706)782-0780

USA - ATHENS, PO Box 48857, ATHENS, GA 30604

USA - CLAYTON, 46 Plaza Way, Clayton, GA 30535

Donate


Ways to Give

Thanks to your generosity, food donations, community resources, and our knowledge of how to stretch a dollar, the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia is able to distribute 4 meals for every dollar we receive.

All gifts are tax deductible. The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia does not sell, trade, or share the names of those who have so generously given to support our work to end hunger.

Donate Online

A gift made online is convenient, green, and efficient and allows us to put more of your dollars towards feeding the hungry. Click the Donate button on our home page.

Give Monthly

Joining our monthly donors club provides us with a consisent revenue stream and has a tremendous impact on ending hunger in northeast Georgia.


Corporate Sponsorships and Community Partnerships

Thanks to the support of the business commujnity the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia has been able to fill the gaps and provide quality product to our agencies for a fraction of the amount it would cost if they were to obtain it through another source; thus leaving them with necessary funds to do the work they have set out to do.

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia loves and appreciates all of our corporate sponsors. If your company is interested in joining us, contact Susan Dodson at communications@foodbanknega.org or at (706)354-8191 for more information on our Corporate Sponsorship packages.

Your financial support allows the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia to acquire, store, process, and distribute much needed food.


Organize a Fundraising Campaign

Fund drives can be implemented in conjucntion with food drives or they can be organizaed on their own depending on a number of factors such as the type of group organizing the campaign or the location of the campaign.

  • Typical Groups and Locations
  • Place of Work
  • School
  • Church
  • Social Club
  • Civic Organizations
  • Neighborhoods
  • Events

Either way the role of the coordinator of this fund drive is extremely important to the success of the campaign. A representative from The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia is available for you to discuss any questions or concerns at any time throughout the fund drive. In addition, we have developed a few documents to help you plan a successful food drive. They are located on the right under On the Topic.

Other information to make your fund drive successful

Food collected in conjunction with your fund drive can be dropped off at the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia located at 861 Newton Bridge Rd in Athens.

Donations of food are accepted weekdays Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Pick-ups can be scheduled in advance for food drives collecting more than 500 pounds.

Monetary donations can be mailed to P.O. Box 48857, Athens, GA 30604.

Useful Documents
Campaign Handbook  |  Registration Form


Host an Event

Special events are critical to the operation of the Food Bank.

Events provide the opportunity to educate the community about what it can do to help in our work to end hunger in northeast Georgia. They play a crucial role in allowing us to build necessary relationships by helping people feel connected to our organization. They build visibility in the community and provide an

opportunity to birng in new supporters. They can be referred to a "friend raisers" and not just fundraisers.

Similarly to food drives and fundraising campaigns the role of the coordinator is extremely important to

the success of the event. A representative from The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia is available for you to discuss any questions or concerns at any time throughout the event.

Other information to make your event successful

The Food Bank is happy to help promote your event through on our website and other various media outlets. Please contact Susan Dodson, our Director of External Relations, for more information.

Food collected in conjunction with your event can be dropped off at the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia located at 861 Newton Bridge Rd in Athens.

Donations of food are accepted weekdays Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Pick-ups can be scheduled in advance for food drives collecting more than 500 pounds.

Monetary donations can be mailed to P.O. Box 48857, Athens, GA 30604. Appointments to deliver monetary donations can be made Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Other Ways to Give

  • Employers Matching Gift Program
  • Memorial or Honorary Gifts
  • Planned Giving
  • Annual Giving

If you would like more information on these or other contribution options please contact our Director of Extenal Relations, Susan Dodson by calling (706)354-8191.