Host a Food Drive

Get inspired: November 2015 Special Events & Drop Off Locations


Find a donation drop off center near you.


Food drives are a big part of what we do. They are the source for much of the more than eight million pounds of food we distribute each year. The best part? Food Drives are simple, fun, and a rewarding experience. We offer many free tools to help make your successful. Complete the quick registration form linked below for access to our official food drive boxes, large color posters, and pickup service.

PLEASE NOTE BOXES ARE LIMITED. We are currently limiting boxes to 3 per company. If you have your own boxes available, please use them and decorate them with our posters. We appreciate all of your efforts in assisting us with collecting holiday donations. Happy Holidays!!

In need of boxes and pickup service? Register Your Food Drive – limited boxes available

Get prepared! Food Drive Checklist for a Successful Drive

FREE Poster! Download a food drive poster

Donate from our list!  Most Needed List

FAQ Answers to all your questions 


All McDonald’s on Long Island are official drop off locations from November 1st – December 22nd

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