Donate What You Would Spend on Lunch to Feed Our Hungry Neighbors
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5 Easy Steps to Start Bag a Lunch Event in Your School, Company or Community
✅ Assign a Team Captain and create your list of participants. Choose to participate using the signature brown paper lunch bags or via a customized web site (with your logo) that Table to Table creates for you!
✅ Contact Table to Table’s Director of Events, Shahna Sherwood for more information about your event, customized web site, promotional ideas to host your school or company event and to learn about sponsorship opportunities.
✅ Pick a day to host your Bag a Lunch, Help a Bunch event and rally your team!
✅ On the day of, along with your team, donate what you’d normally spend on lunch at your school or office.
✅ Place your ‘lunch’ money in the brown bag provided, seal it and it will be collected by the Team Captain. If you’ve chosen to use the website, enter your donations through the site. The lunch money raised directly helps to feed our hungry neighbors.
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Ways to Double your Impact*
- For those not participating as part of a school or company team, the first $15,000 raised will be matched by a former Table to Table trustee!
- For all schools participating, any donations raised will be matched up to $30K. The school in Northern NJ that raises the most will receive The Bag a Lunch, Help a Bunch Bernard and Geraldine Segal Foundation Award for Student Philanthropy, which will be promoted through social media and publicity.
*The deadline is December 3, 2021.
Bag a Lunch School Events
Energize your school by organizing Bag a Lunch class teams who compete with other classes. Involve your principal, the PTA, faculty and parent community to support the challenge. Publicize the event via the school’s website, social media, and invite the Mayor to help kickoff or culminate the activity.
See how a local school created buzz about their Bag a Lunch event!