Join us on Dec. 3 for #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving!
This is our first year of participating and we are collaborating with The River Food Pantry to raise more funds to feed more Madison students! Your gifts will have DOUBLE the impact and will be matched up to $35,000, thanks to generous donors.
Make a donation
To make an online donation, select “Donate” to visit the donation page of our new fiscal sponsor, The River Food Pantry.
Or mail checks to:
Food for Thought Initiative
c/o The River Food Pantry
2201 Darwin Rd.
Madison, WI 53704
Other ways to support Food4TI
Hold a Food Drive
Most 10 Needed Items:
Canned Protein (tuna, chicken, etc)
Canned entrees with meat (pasta w/ meat, chili w/ meat, beef stew, hearty soup w/ protein, etc)
Boxed Pasta Dinners (Hamburger Helper, Tuna Helper)
Canned Fruit (light syrup or in own juice, individual or regular size)
Microwavable Mac & Cheese
Boxes of Cereal (prefer whole grain and low sugar)
Snack Bars with Protein (breakfast bars, granola bars, energy bars)
Shelf Stable Milk
Please contact us at Food4TI@gmail.com to learn how you can help sponsor a food drive.
Hold a Loose Change Drive
Loose change drives can be easy, effective ways to provide support. Schools can sponsor “penny wars.” Churches can collect loose change on Sundays. Organizations can sponsor small change drives. Receptacles can be placed near cash registers. Gratuities or profits can be donated.
Donate a Week’s Worth of Non-Essential Spending
Forgo a night out, a meal at a restaurant, the amount you typically spend for a week’s worth of snacks or coffee and donate that amount to Food For Thought Initiative.