Empty Bowls — Save the Date

Mark your calendar for Thursday, March 7, 2019

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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November 2018

Santa's PJ Party at Oakwood Mall

Friday, November 16  | 4:30 - 7 PM

Oakwood Mall in Eau Claire is hosting their annual Santa PJ Party, featuring fun activities, music, goodie bags, milk & cookies, and of course Santa himself. Check-in starts at 4:30 pm at the tables located by Ulta / TGI Friday's off the Cafe Court mall entrance. The main event is from 6-7 PM. 

Non-perishable food donations for Feed My People Food Bank will be collected this year! Please consider bringing an item or two to help a family in need over this holiday season. Collection will go from Nov. 16 - 18th. 

Banbury Pop-Up Pantry

Wednesday, November 21  | 4 - 5 PM

Those in need of extra food are invited to pick up some fresh produce, assorted grocery items and non food items.  Please bring your own bag or box to carry your food.  

Location: Banbury - Building #2 | 800 Wisconsin St | Eau Claire (Corner of Wisconsin & Putnam St) Look for the Feed My People truck and signs to help find the exact location.

Happy Thanksgiving! FMP will be closed

Thursday, November 22 - Thursday, November 30, 0000

In observance of Thanksgiving, FMP will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd. 

Scorch's Marathon for Meals

Friday, November 23 - Wednesday, November 28  | 6 AM - 9 PM

Scorch's Marathon For Meals starts Black Friday, November 23rd at 6 am at Northern Tap House in Eau Claire. Scorch will be living in a camper from North Point RV in the parking lot accepting donations and non perishable food items for Feed My People Food Bank. Stop by and donate anytime from November 23rd through November 28th. Bring a grocery bag full of food items, and get a certificate for a free draft pour of Brewing Projekt beer at Northern Tap House or a free order of cheese curds. 

For more information, visit their Facebook event page

December 2018

Fairchild Pop-Up Pantry

Thursday, December 6  | 1 - 2 PM

Families and individuals in need of extra food are invited to pick up some fresh produce, assorted groceries and non food items. This pantry will be held on the first Thursday of each month. Look for Feed My People Truck and signs located in the front of the church.

Location: New Community Center, Downtown Fairchild, WI

Outside on the sidewalk or in the building depending on the weather. 

Open Volunteer Night

Thursday, December 13  | 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 set up for small family groups or individuals.

There are 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. 

Happy Holidays! FMP will be closed

Monday, December 24 - Tuesday, December 25

In observance of Christmas, FMP will be closed on December 24 and 25.

January 2019

Happy New Year! FMP will be closed

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

In observance of New Year's, FMP will be closed on Tuesday, January 1st. 

March 2019

2019 CVA Sing Concert

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Proceeds from this event benefit FMP. There will be two performances at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM. The choir is directed by Gary Rambo and accompanied by Karol Hommen. 

Empty Bowls

Thursday, March 7, 2019  | 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.

Ticket information available beginning February 2019. 

April 2019

FMP Open House

Thursday, April 4, 2019  | 4:30 - 6:30 PM

You're invited to the food bank! Our board of directors would like to share with you how your support has helped our neighbors struggling with hunger.  All community members are welcome to attend and learn more.

Spring Agency Gathering

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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.