Events & Promotions

Attend – Support – Sponsor – Host

Events and promotions are great ways to raise awareness and money for hunger relief. Learn more about the Food Bank’s annual events, including Nourish Gala and Empty Bowls, as well as how others are fighting food insecurity in our community below. Perhaps it will provide the inspiration to host your own fundraiser! 

Create a Fundraiser

Start a Virtual Food Drive and encourage your family, friends and colleagues to help end hunger!

Start a Food Drive


Contra Costa and Solano counties have some friendly competition to raise funds for the Food Bank.
Holiday Food Fight

food from the bar

Food From the Bar

Local bar associations encourage lawyers and law firms to raise funds for the Food Bank.

Food from the Bar

The Nourish Gala

The Food Bank’s biggest fundraiser of the year, typically held in late spring, creates meaningful memories and meals!
Nourish Gala

heart shaped bowl

Empty Bowls

A community-building event that inspires, empowers and educates our neighbors about hunger.

Empty Bowls


The largest national food drive! Your  friendly neighborhood letter carrier will pick up nonperishable food donations at your mailbox.
Letter Carriers Food Drive

Other Upcoming Events

11:00 am-12:00 pm

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