The Central Illinois Foodbank collects and distributes food to charitable organizations serving people in need through over 150 agencies in 21 central Illinois counties. In the fiscal year 2016, Central Illinos Foodbank distributed nearly 9.1 pounds of groceries to 14,500 people in need per week. Volunteers sort, inspect, and organize donated items for distribution. Please wear closed toe shoes (no sandals or flip flops) and bring a light jacket or sweatshirt as some areas of the site are cool. Participants must RSVP in advance on UIS Connection. Note the registration link requires signing in with a valid UIS user name and password.