How You Can Help

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How You Can Help

Through the generous support of volunteers and donors, Feeding Tomorrow delivers a mission to bring the best and brightest minds to the science of food and help them improve the world. Together with leaders from around the globe, Feeding Tomorrow shares the collective knowledge of the food science community in order to ensure a safe, nutritious and sustainable food supply for everyone.


Ways to Get Involved

Throughout the year Feeding Tomorrow volunteer opportunities include:

  • Jurors – Review undergraduate and graduate scholarship applications
  • Fun Run Planning Committee – Assist with planning and logistics of the largest Feeding Tomorrow fundraiser
  • Fun Run On-Site Volunteers – Assist with registration booth and race-day activities
  • Future Food Scientists Volunteers – Work together with IFT Section in local area of the IFT Annual Meeting to engage high school students and teachers in an interactive educational experience
  • General committee & volunteer – Additional committee and volunteer opportunities will be made available based on select programs of Feeding Tomorrow

For the current available volunteer opportunities, please visit IFT Volunteer Central
http://www.ift.org/About-Us/Volunteer/VolunteerCentral.aspx


Ways to Give

Our donors believe that food science is an essential ingredient for feeding the world. There are many ways you can give to help fulfill our mission and support the future of food science. You can donate online, by phone or by mail.

Donate Online
Our online donation form allows you to give in a secure environment. 

Donate Now

By Phone
Call Toll Free at 800-438-3663 to make a donation over the phone by speaking with one of our team members.

By Mail
To make your donation by mail, simply download the donation form and include a completed copy with your check or credit card number.

Feeding Tomorrow
525 W. Van Buren Street, Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60607

We accept the following forms of payment: Checks, Money order in U.S. dollars, Credit cards: American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover


Ways to Contribute

Matching Gifts: Double the Impact of Your Donation
Your donation to Feeding Tomorrow could be matched dollar for dollar by your employer! Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions or volunteer hours made by their employees, retirees and/or employees’ spouses. Check with your company human resources department to see what the process is for your employer will match your donation.

Workplace Giving
Each year thousands of employees are given the opportunity to direct a portion of their paycheck to the charities of their choice through workplace giving. Check with your company human resources department to see the process for workplace giving. To discuss how Feeding Tomorrow can be added to your existing workplace giving, please contact us at feedingtomorrow@ift.org

Planned Giving
Bequests can be made through a will, trust, or retirement assets. Making a gift through a bequest is often the easiest way to contribute a generous gift to Feeding Tomorrow. To discuss planned giving, please contact us at feedingtomorrow@ift.org.

Giving Tuesday
We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. Keep an eye on IFT social media & emails for how you can participate with Feeding Tomorrow’s Giving Tuesday campaign.

Gifts of Stock
Gifts of stock ensure we have diversified resources to continue our mission. To make a gift of stock, please contact us at feedingtomorrow@ift.org.