Hunger Action Month
September is Hunger Action month-a month where people all over America and Northeast Iowa stand together with Feeding America and the Northeast Iowa Food bank to fight hunger. It’s a month to spread the word and take action on the hunger crisis and dedicate ourselves to a solution. Will you help join in? Are you hungry for change? Below are just a few ways you can take action this month.
Ways to support by eating out, one helping at a time:
SingleSpeed Brewing Co.- Thursday, Sept 5th, 10% of the Food and Beverage sales from 4:00pm-10:00pm will be donated back to us
Lincoln Perks Monday, Sept 9th through Friday, Sept 13th, purchase the sandwich of the week and $1 will be donated back to us
Blue Barn BBQ– the entire month of September, purchase a pulled pork sandwich and $.50 will be donated back to us
Subway– the entire month of September, For every 2 meals purchased from 9/1/19-9/30/19, participating Subway® restaurants will donate the monetary equivalent of 1 meal up to 60,000 meals to Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Dubuque-area food banks. $1 helps provide at least 10 meals secured by Feeding America® on behalf of local member food banks.
Rocket’s Bakery – Tuesday, September 10th through Sunday, September 15th stop in and purchase a limited edition Hunger Action Dount.
Papa Murphy’s Wednesday, September 18th order your Take and Bake Pizza from either the Waterloo or Cedar Falls location and 20% of your bill will be donated to us.
Ways to take action by shopping:
Iowa Love– Purchase a limited Hunger Action T-Shirt online here from now through September 30th to wear your support for Hunger Action Month. Shirts can be ordered online here, https://iowalove.org/products/hunger-action
I’m Hungry for Change T-shirts-Purchase a I’m HungryFor Change T-Shirt for $10 at the Northeast Iowa Food Bank while supplies last.
I’m Hungry for Change Reusable Canvas Shopping Bag- Purchase for $10 at the Northeast Iowa Food Bank while supplies last.
Visit our Cause Marketing Page to see other easy ways to support us all year long.
Ways to take action by attending events to learn more:
Tuesday, September 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th @ the NEIFB at 4 PM for Volunteer Orientation.
Thursday, September 5th @ SingleSpeed Brewery Co. in Waterloo from 5-9 PM for Pint Night
Friday, September 6th @ RiverLoop Expo in Waterloo from 5-9 PM for FridayLoo
Sunday, September 8th @ Gateway Park in Cedar Falls from 12-5 PM for Stone Soul Picnic
Saturday, September 14th @the NEIFB at 11:15 AM for Volunteer Orientation
Thursday & Friday, September 26-27th at the comfort of your office- Fall Sack Lunch Delivery.
Sept 27th- Oct 5th @ Black Hawk Children’s Theatre for their performance of Korzack’s Children. The cast is asking for everyone planning to attend, to bring a can of peanut butter to donate back to the NEIFB.