Groceries fill the gap

Where we get our food: 53% Local Food Source, 17% Federal Government, 11% State Government, 11% National Food Industry, and 8% Purchased.Donations of food from grocers, food distributors, farmers, and community members provide much-needed supplements to the food we receive from government agencies.

You can help by donating nonperishable foods and fresh produce.

Ways to Give Food


Gather your friends, families, and coworkers to hold a food drive.

Learn how to do it


Donate surplus and unserved foods to feed hungry people in your community.

Learn how to do it


Participate in this community-wide food drive sponsored by Mid-Ohio Foodbank.

Get involved

Garden Donations

Participate in Plant a Row and bring in your donations of fresh produce to Mid-Ohio Foodbank or take them directly to one of our agencies. Call 614-274-7770 to find a pantry near you.

Food Donor Spotlight

Donor SpotlightThank you to one of our newest donors, Fresh Thyme Farmers Market.Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is a growing chain with over 10 stores in the Midwest. Their mission is to improve the way communities eat by offering fresh and healthy foods at amazing values. Their large range of products include local and organic produce, natural meats, fresh seafood, artisan breads, healthy ready-made meals, earth friendly cleaning supplies, specialty foods, vitamins, supplements and pure body care products.

Fresh Thyme, located at 6670 Sawmill Road, is one of our newest donor that came aboard in September 2014. Currently they have donated over 67,000 pounds of food. 51,000 pounds of which has been fresh produce.