You can help fight hunger, feed hope by supporting one of our upcoming events.
There are many ways to support the Food Bank including attending a special event, participating in a food/fund drive or supporting a community promotion.
Oysterfest 2014 – Guthrie Green with Lucky’s on the Green will hold its first annual Oysterfest on Saturday, March 15th from 3:00 to 7:00 pm in conjunction with the Brady Arts District’s St. Patrick’s Weekend Block Party. Elote, Fassler Hall, Local Table, T-Town Gourmet, Rusty Crane, Crawpappy’s, Lucky’s, Chimera, Laffa, and many other restaurants, food trucks, and chefs will participate in this oyster-off and fundraiser for the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. Vendors will prepare oysters in a variety of ways allowing patrons to vote on their favorite creation.
Empty Bowls 2014 — The 18th Annual Empty Bowls Hunger Awareness dinner will be held on Tuesday, April 29th at the Cox Business Center (formerly Tulsa Convention Center). Join us for a fun evening filled with entertainment, live and silent auction, dinner and more! Click here for more information.
Food for Families and Letter Carriers Food Drive – The Food for Families and Letter Carriers Food Drive is an annual competitive community-wide food and fund drive, benefiting the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and is the Food Bank’s largest food drive of the year. Area businesses, organizations and individuals raise food and funds between April 10th and May 10th, competing to see who can collect the most food or funds.
Recipe to End Hunger – Learn the secrets of some of Tulsa’s finest chefs, enjoy a complete three-course meal, including wine pairings, and help fund our hunger-relief programs. The classes are held in the demonstration kitchen of our Culinary Center. Click here for more information.
Plant A Row for the Hungry – Launched in 1995 by the Garden Writers Association (GWA), Plant A Row for the Hungry is a people-helping-people program that encourages gardeners to grow a little extra and donate the produce to local soup kitchens and food pantries serving the homeless and hungry in their local communities. Click here for more information.