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Give Meals. Give Hope.

Every dollar makes a difference. Just $10 helps provide thirty meals for children, seniors, and others struggling with hunger and food insecurity right here in the Southern Tier.

You may direct your donation to Childhood Hunger Relief Efforts, Mobile Food Pantry Program, Senior Hunger Relief Programs, or Where Needed Most.

Your gift can help provide 75 meals to people in need.

Your gift can help provide 300 lbs of fresh produce for our neighbors in need.

Your gift can provide 25 packs of food for kids in the BackPack Program.

Your gift can provide 300 meals for people in need.

For nearly 40 years, the Food Bank of the Southern Tier has worked to ensure our neighbors get enough of the nutritious food they need to thrive. We collaborate with pantries and food programs throughout our six counties and are known as a leader in regional  hunger relief efforts. Your tax-deductible donation will help us in our mission to build and sustain hunger-free communities in the Southern Tier. Thank you.

See the difference a dollar makes!

Help End Hunger All Year Long

When you become a Full Plate Partner - the Food Bank's monthly donor society - you ensure steady and dependable funding that delivers lasting impact to neighbors across the Southern Tier.

  • Easy, convenient and automatic for our supporters
  • Reliable and cost-effective support for our organization

Are you an existing monthly donor wishing to update credit card information or upgrade your monthly donation?
Email Tina Culligan, Annual Fund Coordinator
607.796.6061 x4010

Join our Circle of Supporters

Our Circle to Feed Hope recognizes and celebrates our donors who support our mission with an annual leadership gift(s) of $1,000 or more. As a member of our Circle to Feed Hope, you are a leader in the effort to end hunger. 

It's important to invest in the mission of the Food Bank and entrust our gift to their leadership and expertise to steward and use our gift most in the most effective manner to make a true impact in our community and on hunger and poverty as a whole.


Ithaca, NY

To make a gift of stock or provide support through your donor advised fund, please contact
Meghan Parsons, Vice President of Development and Community Engagement
607.796.6061 x4045

The Food Bank of the Southern Tier is a tax-exempt organization as defined by IRS Section (501)(c)(3), to which gifts and donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. 

If you are in need of assistance, find a nearby food pantry or meal program near you