buffalo strong back to school food drive

Help us provide food to families with children returning to school! WKBW-TV and FeedMore WNY will be collecting nonperishable goods in support of our Food for Kids programs on September 16, 2021 at participating Walmart locations.

food drive locations

Join us on Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. at these participating Walmart locations:

    • Williamsville
      5033 Transit Road
      Williamsville, NY 14221
    • Hamburg
      5360 Southwestern Blvd
      Hamburg, NY 14075


donate online

You can donate from home by visiting our virtual food drive page! The virtual food drive lets you select items to support our Food for Kids program. Your donation will be delivered directly to our warehouse.

donate food virtually

Monetary donations can be made by using the form on this page. Your gift will directly support our Food for Kids programs on behalf of the Buffalo Strong Back to School Food Drive.

most needed items

Looking for suggestions on what to donate? Our current needs include:

    • Shelf-stable proteins (such as canned tuna fish, canned chicken, peanut butter)
    • Low-sodium canned vegetables
    • Low-sugar canned fruit
    • Whole grains (such as whole wheat pasta, toasted oats, bran flakes, shredded wheat)



The Buffalo Strong Back to School Food Drive is presented by:

WKBW-TV

volunteer at the food drive

Volunteers are needed to assist with directing traffic, unloading vehicles, sorting donations, and set-up and clean-up of the event. All volunteers under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult.

register to volunteer

contact us

For donation and general event inquiries, contact Marinda Frazier at mfrazier@feedmorewny.org or (716) 822-2002.

For event volunteer inquiries, contact Frank Pacella at fpacella@feedmorewny.org or (716) 822-2002.