Southeast Missouri Food Banks has several major food and fundraising events in the community each year and we need lots of volunteers to make them run smoothly. Event volunteers get to be a part of the fun and action out in the community.

GO ORANGE - Fight Hunger | Thursday, September 4, 2014
The Southeast Missouri Food Bank encourages everyone to wear orange, the color of hunger, to kick off Hunger Action Month across our region.  Take pictures of how you GO ORANGE and submit them to Facebook or Twitter.  Don't forget to use #HungerAction and tag SEMO Food Bank!

Party for the Good | Friday, September 5, 2014
Osage Centre - Cape Girardeau

This year will mark the 4th year where we invite community members to come together and pack food for children who participate in the BackPacks For Friday program.  We will need volunteers to not only help pack food but also to volunteer at the food drive being held at Walmart. Volunteers must be over the age of 8 to participate. Click below to register as a volunteer.


Hunger Action Month | September 2014
Join us as we focus on fighting hunger during the 2014 Hunger Action Month.  Check out the 30 ways in 30 days calendar to see how you can get involved in your community.  Help support those in Southeast Missouri who battle hunger by giving your time, your voice, your food or your money.  

To learn more please contact Kate Struttman, Chief Development Officer at 573.471.1818, 1.855.703.FOOD(3663) or

Click your county for help
Ste Genevieve Reynolds Cape Girardeau Scott Mississippi New Madrid Pemiscot Dunklin Carter Ripley Madison Wayne Butler Stoddard Bolinger Perry