2018 GCFD Holiday Food Drive Recap

Over 150 buildings participated in the 2018 GCFD Holiday Food Drive. Our goal was to collect 120K pounds to feed the food insecure of Chicagoland. Our members surpassed that goal by collecting 172,712 pounds of food. We collected 58,268 in physical food donations and $31,790 in monetary donations ($1=3.6 pounds). Thank you for all of your fundraising efforts this past holiday season!

View photos of the 2018 GCFD Holiday Food Drive on our Facebook page.

Annual GCFD Holiday Food Drive

Each year, BOMA/Chicago members unite to help feed the food insecure of Cook County through our partnership with the Greater Chicago Food Depository (GCFD). BOMA/Chicago has partnered with the GCFD since 2008 and during this tenure, we have collected 915,412 pounds of food.

For any GCFD Food Drive questions, please contact Jaclynne Madden, Director of Education, at jmadden@bomachicago.org or (312) 870-9608.

GCFD Holiday Food Drive Schedule

Early to Mid-October: BOMA/Chicago opens up GCFD Food Drive registration
Late October: Registration closes
Early November: GCFD delivers supplies
Mid-November: Food Drive starts
Early December: Food Drive ends
Mid-December: GCFD picks up supplies and food
Mid-January: Food Drive results are released