Welcome to PopupFoodDrive.org!

PopupFoodDrive was founded to give people the training and tools necessary to host their own food drive at a time and place convenient to them, their friends, or their affinity group. The goal is to increase awareness, donations, and expose people to volunteering opportunities at Food Charities.

There are so many ways to help. It can be as simple participating in a Popup Food Drive created by another volunteer in the community or – if you're feeling a little ambitious – you can start your own Popup Food Drive and encourage others to help. Either way...
You're just one click away from helping.

How to Participate in a Popup Food Drive

Donate

Everybody deserves to have enough food to eat. Donating food benefits the community and is easy to do. To donate, look at the calendar to find an upcoming event.

Volunteer

Volunteering time helps the food bank with their activities and counts for community service hours. To volunteer for an event, look at the calendar to find an upcoming event.

Start

With PopupFoodDrive.org, starting your own food drive is easy. If you would like to run an event for the food bank, and make a positive impact on the community, then get started today.

Upcoming Food Drives

Antonio Alessi Receiving a Donation at his Christmas in Nazareth Popup Food Drive.

Antonio Alessi Interviewed by LehighValleyLive.com

January 2, 2022

Rudy Miller of LehighValleyLive.com learned of Antonio Alessi’s PopupFoodDrive Eagle Scout Project through a friend and thought it was different from a typical scout project. Enough so, Rudy talked with…

Antonio Alessi delivers the Popup Food Drive program to the Nazareth Area Food Bank Board

December 28, 2021

Antonio Alessi, BSA Eagle Scout Candidate and the founder of PopupFoodDrive.org, met with the Nazareth Area Food Bank Board on December 28th, 2021 to deliver the completed Eagle Scout Project…

Christmas in Nazareth Popup Food Drive Collection Delivery

December 28, 2021

On December 28th, 2021, Antonio Alessi delivered over 5 boxes food and 2 cases of tissues to the Nazareth Area Food Bank that was collected at the 2021 Nazareth Tree Lighting…

2021 Christmas in Nazareth – Popup Food Drive

December 20, 2021

On Saturday, December 11th, 2021, the day after the 2021 Nazareth Tree Lighting Ceremony, Antonio Alessi was at it again running a popup food drive for the Nazareth Area Food…

Nazareth Tree Lighting Ceremony

2021 Nazareth Tree Lighting Ceremony – Popup Food Drive

December 20, 2021

On Friday, December 10th, 2021 Antonio Alessi ran a popup food drive at the Nazareth tree Lighting Ceremony in Nazareth, PA. This is the first time a popup food drive…

PopupFoodDrive.org production website screenshot

PopupFoodDrive.org is Officially Launched!

December 18, 2021

PopupFoodDrive.org, which initially launched in June 2021 as a work in progress and then launched as a feature-complete beta in August 2021, officially exited beta testing on December 18th, 2021…

Christmas in Nazareth Popup Food Drive

2021 Christmas in Nazareth

December 6, 2021

Join us at the Christmas in Nazareth on Saturday, December 11th, 2021 between 10:00am and 3:00pm. Drop off non-perishable canned/boxed foods and boxed tissues at our the PopupFoodDrive collection point.…

Christmas in Nazareth Popup Food Drive

2021 Nazareth Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 6, 2021

Another community Popup Food Drive is scheduled! Join us at the Nazareth Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 1oth, 2021 at 7:00pm. Drop off non-perishable canned/boxed foods and boxed tissues…

Mike Kalavoda, owner of ViViD imPressions in Nazareth, PA, handing the donation of 100 PopupFoodDrive posters to PopupFoodDrive.org founder, Antonio Alessi.

PopupFoodDrive receives generous Event Materials Donation from ViViD imPRESSions

December 2, 2021

Christmas came a little early for PopupFoodDrive.org on Friday, December 2, 2021. PopupFoodDrive asked ViViD imPRESSions of Nazareth, PA, a long-time supporter of the Nazareth Area Food Bank if they…

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower members of the community by providing the tools, training, and technology to organize and run successful food drives for the benefit of the community.