Frequently Asked Questions
HOW ARE FOOD DROPS STARTED?
We work directly with those interested in hosting a Food Drop to design a customized experience that suites them best.
WHO RECEIVES THE FOOD OR BOXES?
Sponsors choose where food is distributed. The majority of sponsors choose local food banks or pantries due to their established methods for getting food directly to those in need. However, some sponsors chose to deliver food door to door.
WHAT KIND OF Products ARE DISTRIBUTED?
We’ve sourced truckloads of shower curtains, Christmas trees, bottled water, watermelons, turkeys, toys and nearly everything in-between. Let us know what your vision is and we’ll offer the resources to make it reality.
DO ORGANIZATIONS HAVE TO DELIVER THE BOXES?
No, we can deliver the Food Drop boxes anywhere you wish. Often times product is donated to local Food Banks and Shelters who have direct access and methods for distributing to those in need.
DO ORGANIZATIONS HAVE TO BUILD BOXES?
No, building boxes and the level of participation is always at the discretion of the sponsor. Some sponsors will asked for us to provide fully assembled or packed boxes. Sometimes sponsors donate full cased product. Boxes are often used to provide variety to individuals in need. However, sponsors choose exactly what they want to do and how they want to do it. They may choose to hold a water drive, peanut butter drive or whatever they can imagine.
HOW DO I PARTICIPATE IN A FOOD DROP?
You can support a food drop by following the link support a food drop. There you will find upcoming food drops where you can financially or physically participate.
HOW CAN I USE FOOD DROP AS A FUNDRAISER FOR MY ORGANIZATION?
Host a drop and discover the benefits of offering a fundraising food drive.