Thank you for considering a donation to Illini Fighting Hunger!
Illini Fighting Hunger has tremendous potential to grow, enabling us to produce more meals at lower cost through campus and community-based volunteer projects, helping starving and food-insecure people in Illinois and around the world.
Your monetary donations allow us to do incredible things, please click below to donate to Illini Fighting Hunger through PayPal.
Don’t want to donate online? You can mail us a check addressed to:
Illini Fighting Hunger
1203 W Green St
Urbana, IL 61801
How will my donations be used?
Your donations will be used for maintenance and replacement of our meal packaging equipment, purchase of new equipment, or other expansion efforts that enable our organization to mobilize more people in the effort to fight hunger. If you your prefer that your contribution is used directly to purchase food for hungry people, for a specific event, or for other specific items please indicate that in the comments section along with your donation or send us a separate e-mail.
Are my donations tax-deductible?
Yes! However, Illini Fighting Hunger does not provide written acknowledgement of donations made online under $250 – this documentation is only necessary for donations over $250 (Please see IRS Publication 526 for more details).If your donation exceeds $250, be sure to include an accurate mailing address or e-mail.
If you would like get in touch with us about your contribution to Illini Fighting Hunger, please contact us.
There are also many in-kind donations and other partnerships that can support our work. Please contact us if you are interested in donating any of the following equipment, goods or services:
- Warehouse/storage space Thank you to University Dining and Catering!
- Pallet jack Thank you to C-U Illini After 5 Rotary Club!
- Storage shelving
- Volunteer forklift operators and loaning of forklift equipment (on an as-needed basis, please contact us if you’re interested)
- Bulk food product donations:
- Long grain white rice
- Textured soy protein
- Other dried foods including pasta or beans
- Freight/Shipping/Trucking services:
- On Campus
- Within Champaign-Urbana
- Within Midwestern states (including IL, IA, MN, WI, IN, NE)