Other Ways to Help

Other Ways to Donate

You might be surprised by how easy it is to have your regular activities benefit the Food Bank. Check out these easy ways to help.

  1. Amazon Smile
    Fight hunger next time you shop Amazon by logging in through www.smile.amazon.com, select Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano from the list of partners, then shop as usual. Amazon Foundation will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to the Food Bank!
  2. charity_milesCharity Miles
    Feeding America is a partner with Charity Miles, a free iPhone/Android app that empowers people to earn money for charity while walking, running or biking.  Choose one of the app’s featured charities and hit the streets. By selecting Feeding America, your local partner Food Bank benefits!  The app will track your distance and earn money for your chose charity.  Bikers earn 10¢ per mile; walkers and runners earn 25¢ per mile. For questions about Charity Miles contact  Rachel Braver at rbraver@foodbankccs.org or call 925-676-7543 ext. 248.
  3. rufth-img1Pampered Chef Round-Up from the Heart®
    Pampered Chef  partners with Feeding America® their Round-Up from the Heart® program to help provide meals to those in need. Through your generosity, Pampered Chef has raised more than $25 million to Feeding America® since 1991.
    Two ways you can participate in Round-Up from the Heart®:
    1. Purchase limited-edition bowls and sets. For each bowl purchased, Pampered Chef® will contribute $2 to Feeding America®, helping provide 20 meals* to those in need.
    2. Round up your Pampered Chef order to the nearest dollar or more. 100% of that contribution benefits the Food Bank as a local member of the Feeding America® network.To book a show or learn more about the Round-Up from the Heart® campaign, find your local Pampered Chef® consultant by calling (888) OUR-CHEF (687-2433) or Find a Consultant.
  4. Move for Hunger
    This hunger relief organization works with relocation companies throughout North America. Book your next move with a partnering professional mover and any nonperishable food donations that you want to donate will be delivered to the Food Bank at no additional charge.  Anderson Bros. Moving, based out of Martinez and serving California, is now partnering with Move for Hunger and is committed to fighting food insecurity in the local community. Visit www.moveforhunger.org for more information and to get a quote.

If you have questions or need more information, please contact Jenny King at jking@foodbankccs.org or call 925-676-7543 ext. 255.