Criteria for Partner Agency Membership

Thank you for taking the time to inquire about partnering with River Bend Foodbank.

We strive for a hunger-free Iowa and Illinois. To accomplish this goal, we partner with food distribution organizations such as food pantries and meal sites in our 23-county service area. We provide them with the food they need to distribute to hungry people in their area.

If you would like to take the first step in becoming our partner, please fill out the form below and someone from the Foodbank will be in touch with you shortly.

Organization Name *:This should be the same name that is on your 501(c)(3). If it is not, please fill out the following question.
County *:
Umbrella Organization Holding 501(c)(3) (if different) *:The exempt purposes set forth in section 501(c)(3) are charitable, religious, educational, scientific, literary, testing for public safety, fostering national or international amateur sports competition, and preventing cruelty to children or animals. The term charitable is used in its generally accepted legal sense and includes relief of the poor, the distressed, or the underprivileged; advancement of religion; advancement of education or science; erecting or maintaining public buildings, monuments, or works; lessening the burdens of government; lessening neighborhood tensions; eliminating prejudice and discrimination; defending human and civil rights secured by law; and combating community deterioration and juvenile delinquency.
Distribution Address *:
Organization Website *:
Where do you advertise your services? *
Contact Person *:
Contact Phone Number *:
Contact Email Address *:
List the zip codes that you serve *:

Please select the best answer:

How many hours are you open per month? *
How long have you served food? *
How often can your guests visit? *
How do you offer food? *
How many households do you serve per month? *
Is your food storage area locked? *
How many freezers do you have? *
How many refrigerators do you have? *
How many people work at your distribution site? *
What is the name of your pest control company? *
How often do they inspect your facility? *
What are your funding sources? *Are you completely donation based? Do you apply for grants or hold any fundraisers?
How much money do you spend on food each month? *
Please explain your food distribution operation *: