Empty Bowls — Save the Date

Mark your calendar for Thursday, March 1, 2018

11 AM - 7 PM

Empty Bowls brings community members together for food and fellowship. Students and local artists donate hundreds of hand-crafted bowls in support of the event. Proceeds from Empty Bowls help Feed My People provide food to thousands of hungry families throughout west central Wisconsin.

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September 2017

2017 Day of Caring

Friday, September 15

FMP is proud to be a part of the 2017 Day of Caring. For more visit: https://www.uwgcv.org/day-caring

First Kids' Meal Distribution of the School Year

Friday, September 15

Learn more about how the Weekend Kids' Meal Program provides food for local kids: http://www.fmpfoodbank.org/kids_meals.phtml 

Mobile Produce Distribution

Monday, September 25

Every Monday through Oct. 1st. Feed My People will be at the following locations distributing fresh produce to all those in need of food assistance:

  • Augusta
    207 N Stone St.  (In the Parking Lot of the Food Pantry)
    2:15-3:00 p.m.
  • Altoona
    2245 Hayden Ave. (In the Parking Lot of Bethlehem Lutheran Church)
    3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Eau Claire
    4703 Robin Rd. (In Parking Lot of Sundet Park)
    3:00-4:15 p.m.

October 2017

Mobile Produce Distribution

Monday, October 2

Every Monday through Oct. 1st. Feed My People will be at the following locations distributing fresh produce to all those in need of food assistance:

  • Augusta
    207 N Stone St.  (In the Parking Lot of the Food Pantry)
    2:15-3:00 p.m.
  • Altoona
    2245 Hayden Ave. (In the Parking Lot of Bethlehem Lutheran Church)
    3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Eau Claire
    4703 Robin Rd. (In Parking Lot of Sundet Park)
    3:00-4:15 p.m.

Open Volunteer Night

Thursday, October 12  | 4 - 7 PM

Come volunteer and learn more about your area food bank! Volunteers can expect to help repack bulk food items such as pasta or cereal or help label cans. Activities are kid-friendly and children as young as 8 are welcome to volunteer with a parent. This evening is reserved for small family groups or individuals. There will be two shifts - one from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and the other from 5:30 to 7 p.m. - to choose from. For more information or to sign up, contact us at nick@fmpfoodbank.org or 715-835-9415 ext. 101. 

Haunted Barn

Thursday, October 26  | 7 - 10 PM

Join in on some spooky fun to support a good cause. The Haunted Barn is located at 8020 Curvue Rd Eau Claire. Admission is $5 with a nonperishable food item and $7 without. All proceeds support Feed My People Food Bank and 4-H Youth Development.

Haunted Barn

Friday, October 27  | 7 - 10 PM

Join in on some spooky fun to support a good cause. The Haunted Barn is located at 8020 Curvue Rd Eau Claire. Admission is $5 with a nonperishable food item and $7 without. All proceeds support Feed My People Food Bank and 4-H Youth Development.

Haunted Barn

Saturday, October 28  | 7 - 10 PM

Join in on some spooky fun to support a good cause. The Haunted Barn is located at 8020 Curvue Rd Eau Claire. Admission is $5 with a nonperishable food item and $7 without. All proceeds support Feed My People Food Bank and 4-H Youth Development.

Agency Gathering

Monday, October 30

Feed My People's semi-annual Agency Meeting is a chance for representatives from hunger-relief partners in west central Wisconsin to receive and share information on current trends and best practices in running effective hunger relief programs.

Meals on Wheels Emergency Meal Box Distribution

Tuesday, October 31

Through a partnership with the Eau Claire County Aging and Disability Resource Center and Meals on Wheels, 400 emergency meal boxes will be distributed to seniors in our community.

November 2017

Hammers and Heels Fashion Show

Thursday, November 2  | 6 - 10 PM

This high-energy, couture fashion show showcases designs created from raw building materials by area businesses. Dedicated to bringing attention to the local building industry, this event also raises funds and awareness for local non-profit organizations related to housing & basic needs.

Doors open at 6pm, show begins at 7pm. Tickets will be on sale in September 2017! General Admission: $35 by Oct 29th, $40 after October 29th.

Learn more about the event here: http://www.hammersandheelsfashionshow.com/ 

Open Volunteer Night

Thursday, November 9  | 4 - 7 PM

Come volunteer and learn more about your area food bank! Volunteers can expect to help repack bulk food items such as pasta or cereal or help label cans. Activities are kid-friendly and children as young as 8 are welcome to volunteer with a parent. This evening is reserved for small family groups or individuals. There will be two shifts - one from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and the other from 5:30 to 7 p.m. - to choose from. For more information or to sign up, contact us at nick@fmpfoodbank.org or 715-835-9415 ext. 101. 

December 2017

Open Volunteer Night

Thursday, December 14  | 4 - 7 PM

Come volunteer and learn more about your area food bank! Volunteers can expect to help repack bulk food items such as pasta or cereal or help label cans. Activities are kid-friendly and children as young as 8 are welcome to volunteer with a parent. This evening is reserved for small family groups or individuals. There will be two shifts - one from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and the other from 5:30 to 7 p.m. - to choose from. For more information or to sign up, contact us at nick@fmpfoodbank.org or 715-835-9415 ext. 101. 

March 2018

Empty Bowls

Thursday, March 1, 2018  | 11 AM - 7 PM

Empty Bowls brings community members together for food and fellowship. Students and local artists donate hundreds of hand-crafted bowls in support of the event. Proceeds from Empty Bowls help Feed My People provide food to thousands of hungry families throughout west central Wisconsin.