FEED A HUNGRY GIANT
Food Drive in Your Store!
Order copies ofHOW DO YOU FEED A HUNGRY GIANT?
(978-0-7611-5752-6; 4-copy counter display 978-0-7611-6634-4)Stack ’em up in a high-traffic spot in the store next to a designated food drive area (where you’ll place your donation box and signage)!
Contact your sales rep or call 1-800-722-7202
about ourpromotional offers, discounts, and $75 in co-op to cover any eventexpenses.
Set a beginning and end date for your food drive.
One idea:Plan the drive for the days that lead up to Thanksgiving, a time ofyear when many people are eager to give.
Find a local food bank to partner with.
Discuss specifics likewhat types of food are needed, and arrange for a pickup of thecollected donation.
Request a free Hungry Giant collection box
for your store’sdonations (E-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org to order!) Tapea large envelope inside the box for cash and check donations.
Plan a big kickoff event to build excitement
for the drive!Host an afternoon of fun activities and projects for kids (keepreading this kit for ideas!), and invite all participants to bring a canor box of food to get donations started.
Publicize your food drive—and the kickoff event!
Download* our event announcement poster to display in your storewindow. Include details in your store’s e-mail newsletter, and spreadthe word on your website, Facebook, and Twitter. See if other localbusinesses will get involved and partner with you.