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Did you know that 96% of every dollar we raise goes directly to our programs? Each year, Move For Hunger organizes hundreds of events to raise awareness and responsiveness to hunger. It is with the generous support of individuals just like you that we are able to raise additional funds needed to put even more meals on the table for those struggling with hunger. There is no better time than the present to get your fundraiser started. So what are you waiting for?! Let’s get moving!

Donate your birthday to help end hunger! While gifts are always nice, imagine the impact you could make by using your birthday as a force for good this year! Donating your birthday is easy! We’ll set you up with an online fundraising page, help you customize it, and even provide you with tips during your birthday month. Encourage your friends,family, and coworkers to donate your age in dollars. For example, if you’re turning 16, ask your network to make a $16 donation - on your 50th birthday, ask for $50 donations. You’d be surprised how quickly these donations add up! Each and every donation will help us raise greater awareness and responsiveness to hunger here in N. America.

Do you love puns as much as we do?! Well now you can literally “Move” for hunger. If you’re a marathon-pro or a novice first-timer, there’s no better time to get moving by making Move For Hunger your official race charity. With a free race entry, training tools and exclusive technical gear, you’ll have all you need to make strides to end hunger. Have awesomely active friends? Get them involved too and sign up now!

Challenge yourself to fight hunger! Participating in the Move For Hunger Challenge allows you to win great prizes while helping of millions of hungry Americans. From sweatshirts to plane tickets this is your chance to be rewarded for doing good! We’ll create a personalized fundraising page that can be shared across your social media platforms to let your network know what they need to do to give back!

Food Drives

Food Drives are a fun and easy way to get involved. Best of all - we’re here to provide you with all the support you need to make your food drive a HUGE success! We provide collection boxes, fliers, and even help with delivery to your local food bank. That’s right - we’ll do the heavy lifting!

Battle of the Classes. School Plays. Sports Games. You can turn anything into a food drive! Get your classmates involved and help fight hunger in your community. We can provide collection boxes, help design fliers, and brainstorm fun ideas to make your drive a success. Ready to get started?!

There is nothing more powerful than getting your employees engaged for a great cause. Whether you work in a small office or a big corporation with multiple locations - Move For Hunger is here to help! Let’s get your office(s) competing to help feed the communities you serve. We organize the logistics and even report back to you with the total food & funds collected so you know the impact your team made.

You can hold foods drive pretty much anywhere - football games, county fairs, local concerts, neighborhood gyms, and everywhere in between! Any event that brings your community together is an opportunity to help the hungry. If you’re feeling especially ambitious, you can even host a Fill A Truck food drive. Do you have what it takes to stuff an entire moving truck with food donations for your local food bank? There’s tons of ways you can make a difference. Get started today!


Make your voice heard! You can’t fix a problem unless you know it exists. Will you help us raise awareness? Get social. Write your congressman. Make a video. Create a blog. By educating those around you about local hunger issues, they will be more likely to take action. Check out these simple advocacy steps, and get started today!

Sharing is caring. Give your social media page a charitable makeover by sharing Move For Hunger food waste & hunger facts. We’ve even crafted a few good ones for you. Copy, Paste, Share, and feel great about it! If nothing else, it will seriously boost your tweet cred!Get more info in our advocate tools

Over 49 million Americans are forced to find a way to stretch $4.50 a day for all three meals. Take the SNAP Challenge to better understand how people struggling with hunger have to make tough decisions during meal time. Move For Hunger will follow your progress and share your experience with our network. Get more info in our advocate tools

Change starts with you. Let your local representative know that hunger is a bipartisan problem and they should support legislature that supports relief. You can also use your voice (and written word) to expand Move For Hunger’s network of socially responsible movers. Check out our guideline & send this to urge your local movers to participate in the cause. Get more info in our advocate tools


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Move For Hunger makes it easy to make a difference in your community. We're here to help you start a food drive, advocate for hunger relief programs or find volunteer opportunities. Choose from one of the options above to get started.