Events & Promotions


Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign

January 10th, 2018|

 March 1 - April 12, 2020The largest grassroots fundraiser and food drive in the state, the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign brings together various community organizations, businesses, and faith communities to help stock nearly 300 food [...]

Mile of Mac and Cheese

January 10th, 2018|

Channel One Regional Food Bank announced a Winterfest 2019 Challenge to the community- to collect one mile of mac and cheese in one weekend January 26-27.  That goal, which equates to 9,000 boxes, will [...]

Give to the Max Day 2017

November 14th, 2017|

Feed people. Change lives. Give to the Max. The Scheduled Giving period for Give to the Max Day 2017 is underway! All gifts made using, now through November 16th, will be  eligible for all [...]

Hunger Action Month

August 17th, 2017|

September is Hunger Action Month. This is a time when the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, including Channel One, unite to urge you to take action with us in our communities.  Did [...]

Empty Bowls 2019

August 9th, 2017|

Empty Bowls is celebrating its 15th anniversary! October 10th | Mayo Civic Center We have some exciting changes this year you won't want to miss! JOIN US FOR LUNCH! 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 [...]

Walmart Fight Hunger Spark Change

May 2nd, 2017|

Walmart sponsors initiative:  Between April 17 and May 15, Walmart is joining forces with its customers and suppliers including Campbell Soup Company, General Mills, Kellogg Company, The Kraft Heinz Company, Pepsico and Discover to [...]

Stamp Out Hunger

May 2nd, 2017|

Saturday, May 13th, is the annual National Association of Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Please watch for blue bags that will be delivered the week before which are to be filled up with [...]

Mile of Mac N Cheese 2017

January 23rd, 2017|

In an effort to collect enough boxes of mac n cheese to stretch an entire mile, Channel One and Hy-Vee will be hosting a special collection event at all four Rochester Hy-Vee Stores on [...]