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Chef Andrew Isabella, chef de cuisine of No. 246, is no stranger to Italian tradition. Growing up in an Italian family who emphasized helping people, he knew at an early age that he was destined to serve others through community outreach and drawing upon his culinary talents. He’s right at home at No.

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, September 15, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Decatur
180 West Ponce De Leon Avenue
30030 Decatur, GA

September is Hunger Action Month and Bloomingdale's Lenox Square is presenting a fashion show built around the color orange -- the official color of Hunger Action Month.  See the latest fashions from Bloomingdale's range of designers as we raise awareness of hunger in our community in a fun-filled, orange extravaganza. In addition, Bloomingdale's will donate 10% of purchase amounts made by ticket holders September 17 - 20 to the Atlanta Community Food Bank.

$100 per ticket
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Bloomingdale's Lenox Square
3393 Peachtree Road NE
30326 Atlanta, GA

Join the Atlanta Braves, Kroger, and the Atlanta Community Food Bank as we "Strike Out Hunger" during the 2014 Braves baseball season. Every Friday home game during the 2014 season, fans can get autographs from their favorite Braves player or alumni just before the game. Donate twenty canned items or $20 to benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank and receive a signed autograph.

$20 or 20 cans
Friday, September 19, 2014
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Turner Field - Monument Grove
755 Hank Aaron Drive SE
30315 Atlanta, GA

Gather your friends for an evening of Sweetwater beer, football, food from Proof of the Pudding, and bar poker as Washington takes on Seattle on the giant screen.  Play a few hands of poker, win raffle prizes, and bid on silent auction items -- all to raise funds for the Atlanta Community Food Bank.  Must be 21 years of age to enter the event.

Monday, October 06, 2014
7:30pm
SweetWater Brewing Company
195 Ottley Drive
30324 Atlanta, GA

STK Atlanta is an artful blend of two concepts into one—the modern reincarnation of a steakhouse and a chic lounge. The feel is sleek, sexy and refined. And recently appointed Executive Chef Mark Alba is no stranger to exceptional dining. A 25-year industry veteran, Chef Alba has honed his skills at some of the finest restaurants in the South.

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, October 13, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

Executive Chef Quentin Donnaud was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, and his menu at Coast reflects deep roots in the culinary philosophy of the diversity of the Crescent City.

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, October 20, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Brookhaven
4062 Peachtree Road
30319 Atlanta, GA

Timing means everything for this year’s “Lend Me an Ear”! It’s our 11th year of breathing life into Old Time Radio shows, so the Atlanta Union Radio Players are proud to present- “The Eleventh Hour”, when anything can happen in the final moment! It’s our annual fundraiser for the Atlanta Community Food Bank and we’re spotlighting stories that are a matter of life and death!

$20
Monday, October 27, 2014
7:30pm
New American Shakespeare Tavern
499 Peachtree Street NE
30308 Atlanta, GA

Prepare to savor a highly anticipated evening of endless courses and searing wit. This once-in-a-lifetime event will bring together four legendary Atlanta Hospitality Duos to benefit the Food Bank. 

Monday, November 03, 2014
 

Tonight, join iconic Atlanta Chef Ron Eyester, a local restaurateur and contestant on the current season of Top Chef Boston.  This season of Top Chef may be set in Boston, but Ron grew up in New York and he’s here to share a menu that is inspired by that New York upbringing, and also represents a night at Timone’s - his Morningside “pizza joint”.  He’ll start with a cheese course: “Ah…The Power of Cheese” which will consist of Timone’s Ricotta with Shaved Fennel, Orange Zest & Black Pepper Honey as well as Timone’s Mozzarella with White Anchovy Gremolata & Chile Oil.  He’ll follow t

$55, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, November 10, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

Does the idea of cooking fish or shellfish at home make you want to cut and run? No longer! Once you learn from Chef Adam Evans of The Optimist how to properly select and purchase fresh seafood, how to work with various types of fish and shellfish, and what basic cooking methods are most suitable for seafood, it’ll be nothing but smooth sailing. Chef Evans will demonstrate basic fish butchering as well as basic cooking techniques that are easy to learn and the key to serving up succulent seafood.

$60, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, November 17, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Midtown (Ansley Mall)
1544 Piedmont Road, Suite 403-R
30324 Atlanta, GA

If you’re from the south, you’ve been to plenty of New Year’s Day parties where Black Eyed Peas and Greens are served.  Black Eyed Peas represent health and greens signify wealth.  Tonight, we’re putting a new twist on this tradition.  Join Cook’s Warehouse Founder, Mary Moore, and Sommelier, Don Hackett, for a fun and educational evening in the kitchen.  Each will prepare a dish using these traditional ingredients but in a new way.  Mary will prepare Black-Eyed Pea Hummus and Crispy Greens Salad; Don will show you how to make Gluten Free Black-Eyed Pea-zza and Acorn Squash and Southern Gre

$60, Demonstration & Tasting
Monday, December 08, 2014
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Cook's Warehouse - Decatur
180 West Ponce De Leon Avenue
30030 Atlanta, GA

Ongoing & Annual Events

Georgia’s largest food drive runs June – October and delivers hundreds of thousands of dollars and pounds of food for the hungry.  

This annual black-tie party supports the Atlanta Apartment Association’s annual Food-A-Thon.  Evening includes live music, dancing, auction, great food and more! 

Friday, August 22, 2014  

Teams of architects and engineers design giant sculptures made of nonperishable foods.  Structures are displayed at Colony Square and food items are donated to ACFB. 

Take a swing against hunger at the Doctors’ annual summer tournament.  Scramble format includes contests for Hole in One and Longest Drive. Entry fees benefit ACFB. 

Thursday, May 15, 2014  
Cobblestone Golf Course
4200 Nance Road
30101 Acworth, GA

Players enjoy a day on the links at one of the longest running charity tournaments dedicated to raising funds for local hunger-relief efforts. We are sold out of playing spots for 2014!

Tuesday, May 20, 2014  

The Office of the Attorney General, State Bar of Georgia Young Lawyers Division and Georgia Food Bank Association come together each spring for a friendly food and fund drive competition. 

Monday, April 21, 2014   to Friday, May 2, 2014  

September is Hunger Action Month! Whether it’s volunteering, hosting a food drive or spreading the word of what the Food Bank does, we want you to help us. Join us and 200 Feeding America food banks across the nation to take action against the issue of hunger.

Every March, thousands of walkers and runners come together at Turner Field for this 5K event to raise awareness and funds for hunger relief. Benefits ACFB and five local hunger relief organizations. Register today!

Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 12pm to 4pm

The Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk & Fitness Program (KPCRW) is the largest workplace-organized health and wellness program in Atlanta starting with Get Active Atlanta!, a free 8-week training program and culminating in a 5K run/walk through downtown Atlanta. Since 2008, KPCRW company teams have donated more than 14,250 lbs. of food to the ACFB as part of the KP Corporate Can Contest. 

Turner Field
755 Hank Aaron Dr SE
30315 Atlanta, GA

From Thanksgiving to Christmas, metro area Kroger stores make it easy to give through their annual CAN Hunger food drive.  Just choose donation amount icon and donate at the register. Kroger will deliver truckloads of food in the new year! 

Prepare to savor a highly anticipated evening of endless courses and searing wit. This once-in-a-lifetime event will bring together four legendary Atlanta Hospitality Duos to benefit the Food Bank. 

Monday, November 3, 2014  

Timing means everything for this year’s “Lend Me an Ear”! It’s our 11th year of breathing life into Old Time Radio shows, so the Atlanta Union Radio Players are proud to present- “The Eleventh Hour”, when anything can happen in the final moment! It’s our annual fundraiser for the Atlanta Community Food Bank and we’re spotlighting stories that are a matter of life and death!

Monday, October 27, 2014 - 7:30pm
New American Shakespeare Tavern
499 Peachtree Street NE
30308 Atlanta, GA

Each May, the U.S. Postal Service and the National Association of Letter Carriers join together to “Stamp Out Hunger” and deliver millions of pounds of food to more than 200 Feeding America food banks.

Saturday, May 10, 2014  

Inspired by scripture from the prophet Isaiah, “to share your food with the hungry”, Atlanta’s Jewish Community holds their metro-wide food drive each year during the High Holy Days. 

Outnumber Hunger is an initiative that makes it easy for people to join in the fight against hunger in their own communities.  Specially marked food packages direct consumers to enter codes online at www.OutnumberHunger.com to help Feeding America secure meals for the Atlanta Community Food Bank.  For every code entered by March 1, 2014, Outnumber Hunger will donate $0.65 – enough to secure five meals on behalf of local food banks. 

Throughout 2013, Panera Bread will give their customers the opportunity to donate money at the register to assist the Atlanta Community Food Bank's mission of fighting hunger. A portion of the cash donations made by customers may be matched by Panera and its franchisees. If you would like to contribute to the effort, please look for the Community Breadbox collection containers at participating Panera Bread locations.

Each spring, Publix Super Markets customers can donate at the register to provide food for hungry families.  As a token of appreciation, customers making a donation will receive a special Food for Sharing reusable bag. 

ACFB's Supper Club is simple. One night each month, a top Atlanta restaurant serves as our Supper Club host, and they donate 20% of the evening's proceeds to ACFB. What better way to enjoy an excellent meal while giving back to the community?

Supper Club is on summer vacation, but we want to know: where would you like to see our next Supper Club? Email us at supperclub@acfb.org with your suggestion!

Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation Atlanta is an elegant black tie optional evening of gourmet food and wine featuring chefs from 50 of Atlanta’s top restaurants, live entertainment and live, silent and wine auctions. 100% of the net proceeds benefits the Atlanta Community Food Bank, Genesis, A New Life and Share Our Strength’s Cooking Matters Georgia. 

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 6:30pm to 10pm
Georgia Aquarium
255 Baker Street NW
Atlanta, GA

Join with Georgia Meeting Professionals International (GaMPI) as they celebrate community for a great cause at The Gathering, GaMPI’s signature charity benefit for Atlanta’s Table, ACFB’s prepared and perishable food rescue project.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 6pm

Enjoy an afternoon outside Twain's in Decatur with a five-course, five-beer pairing dinner, $50 per person. Participating restaurants include Twain's, Pinewood Tippling Room, Leon's, Pine Street Market, and Steinbecks. Beer offerings from Twain's, Three Taverns, Wild Heaven, Blue Tarp, and Ale Yeah! Music provided by the Ralph Roddenberry Duo for the afternoon. Come back for more music at 9 pm ($5 cover) for Hair of the Dog and Rolling Nowhere.

Saturday, May 17, 2014  
Twain's Billiards & Tap
211 E Trinity Place
30030 Decatur, GA
  • Throughout the year, we work with amazing partners for ongoing promotions and campaigns that help benefit ACFB. Check out our listing of Ongoing Campaigns!

Ongoing Campaigns

Enjoy organic produce and groceries delivered to your door and assist food insecure families in the community.  Cold Life Organics has teamed up with the Food Bank and is donating 4 meals for each online order.  Their goal is to raise $5,000 or 20,000 meals for our community!

Saturday, February 1, 2014   to Wednesday, December 31, 2014  
Cold Life Organics Atlanta
2194 Marietta Blvd, NW
30318 Atlanta, GA
Phone: 678-705-0900