The Food Bank offers many was to support the fight against hunger through monetary donations. In addition, your contribution is secure and your personal information is protected.
For every dollar donated, the Food Bank can provide $10.00 worth of food or five meals.
Learn more about:
Online (Credit Card or Bank Draft) | Tribute (Honor or Memorial) | Gifts by Check | Gifts of Cash
Stock Donations | Endowment Gifts | Bequests | Corporate Partnerships | Company Matching Gifts
The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina is a registered
Online donations can be made through our website using a credit card or bank draft. Credit card gifts can also be made by calling our Database Administrator at 919-865-3045.
Online donors can make a tribute donation to honor or memorialize a friend or family member. Our online form offers a lovely ecard notification or honor slips to insert into your own greeting card.
Check donations can be sent to our administrative offices. Use our printable donation form to make a General Donation or an Honor-Memorial Donation or simply mail your check to:
Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina
Cash can be donated at any of the Food Bank's 6 branch locations Durham, Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh, Sandhills or Wilmington during normal business hours.
Donations of securities which have appreciated are a tax-wise way to support the Food Bank. Use our printable Stock Transfer Instruction Form or contact our Database Administrator for more information.
The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina Endowment Fund is a transformational building block for the future of our community. Cash gifts are vital to keeping our doors open today, but the Endowment Fund provides certain, steady support permanently for tomorrow providing long-term financial health and program stability to the Food Bank. To learn more about our Endowment Fund, contact our Major Gifts Officer by email or phone at 919-865-3073.
Bequests: Wills or Revocable Trusts
A bequest or a revocable trust to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina is a meaningful way to leave a legacy. There are several types of bequests from which your attorney or financial advisor can help you select. Please contact our Vice-President of Development for more information about bequests or other major gifts.
A Virtual Food Drive is a food drive online! Follow a few simple set up screens to create your personal page and your friends and family can browse through our virtual grocery aisles, add items to a shopping cart, and check-out by making a monetary donation. Consider making it a team effort! Organize a competition between your neighbors, within your company, or among your community by easily setting up a team page.
Corporate partners play a significant role in our ability to meet our mission. Cause marketing and sponsorship opportunities provide a valuable way to promote a company's corporate responsibility, their brand and can be a great way to engage employees.
Many employers encourage charitable giving of their employees by offering a Matching Gift Program. When you make a gift to the Food Bank, your company will match it - sometimes doubling or tripling the amount! Contact your company representatives about Matching Gift Programs.