Food & Fund Drives – Island Harvest

A Food & Fund Drive is a wonderful way to help our many neighbors on Long Island who know hunger first- hand.

Hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders turn to our network of more than 300 member agencies, including local food pantries, soup kitchens and other non-profit feeding programs.

Food Drives collecting under 500 lbs. of food (approximately 500 items) MUST be delivered to one of our warehouse facilities. This helps us better utilize our resources. Food Drives collecting over 500 lbs. of food can be picked up by one of our vehicles. When scheduling pickups, we do require a one-week notice. However, we have two distribution centers that you can easily drop your food off at any time. Food Drive boxes can be picked up at either facility.

Coordinators Guide

Click below for our Coordinators Guide & other resources to find the necessary information you will need to organize you Food Drive.

Front Porch Food Drive

Help from home by hosting a Front Porch Food Drive. For more information contact our food drive coordinator Bena Halloran at 631-873-4775 ext 212 or bena@islandharvest.org.

Food Drive Donation Suggestions

Click below to access a comprehensive list of suggested items for the Healthy Food Drive which includes a variety of nutritious and beneficial food options ideal for donations.

Distribution Centers

Our Melville and Uniondale locations are integral parts of our food drive efforts.

Register For Food Drive

Registering for a food drive is a simple yet impactful way to contribute to your community.

Over 500llbs

If your collection is over 500lbs┬áplease click on the button to submit a “Pick Up Request”.

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