· 30 Ways in 30 Days Calendar -visit www.eifoodbank.org to download a “30 Ways in 30 Days” calendar. There is an idea for each day to help feed the hungry this September.
· Go Orange for Hunger on Thursday, September 5th - wear orange – the color of hunger awareness - to school or work on Thursday, September 5th. Take a picture and post it on our Facebook page @Eastern Illinois Foodbank.
· Faces of Hunger Symposium -Thursday, September 12th @ 7pm, Hilton Garden Inn - Hear stories of real families in your community that have found help and hope at Foodbank agencies and programs. The faces of hunger will surprise you.
· SNAP Hunger Challenge -September 16th – 22nd - we challenge the viewers to live on $4.50 a day from September 16th – 22nd.That’s the average SNAP benefit for an individual in Illinois. Share your experiences with us on our Facebook page @Eastern Illinois Foodbank.