Events

Events

ANNUAL EVENTS

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Mardi Gras Montana Annual Dinner and Auction

 

 

twelfth-night
qdoba

Qdoba Food Drive July 16th and 17th

 

 coldstonecreamery

Cold Stone Creamery Food Drive June 18th

Cold Stone Creamery and Billings Food Bank are teaming up to help stamp out hunger

Help restock the Billings food bank! Bring in a can of food, and receive a FREE kids scoop of ice cream

Come to Cold Stone Creamery Billings for Food Pantry Day

Saturday June 18th from 12 noon to 11pm

Address:  896 So. 29th St. W. Suite A

Billings, MT 59102

Phone number:  406-969-2274

Items to donate: The following is a list of food most needed to restock the pantry

Protein items: Chili, Peanut Butter, Stew

Baby items: Enfamil, Similac with iron, large-size diapers, wipes

Sack lunch items: individual-size chips, sliced cheese, shelf-stable milk, juices, pudding, fruit cups, peanut butter and jelly, oatmeal packets, granola bars, fruit snacks, individual cold cereals, sack lunch bags, all size Ziploc bags

Other program needed items: pastas, rice, dry beans, protein items, sauces, and No. 10-size cans of fruits and vegetables

Regular food box items: tomato products, cereals, canned meats, macaroni & cheese, one can meals (chili & stew), soups, side dishes, and both canned and fresh meats and fruits (do NOT leave fresh meat in bins)

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 CenturyLink Annual Food Drive June 6th – 17th

CenturyLink is hosting an annual food drive to help fight hunger. In an effort to support the rising issue of childhood hunger, CenturyLink is holding a company-wide employee and community based food drive focused on supporting local food banks and backpack programs in our markets.

The CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation will match donations made online up to a total of $1,000,000. You can access the donation site at  https://donate.networkforgood.org/centurylink. Be sure to select our local food bank when submitting your donation.

You can read more about Clarke M. Williams and his fascinating story of the beginnings of CenturyLink here: http://www.clarkewilliamscenturylink.com/

Also, share this video! Each time this CenturyLink video is shared, The Clarke M. Williams Foundation will donate $1.00 to Feeding America (up to $10,000)! https://www.facebook.com/CenturyLink/ The video is pinned to the top of the page.

 

Mail Carriers Food Drive May 9th
May 9th – Mail Carriers Food Drive


STAMP OUT HUNGER
Mail Carriers Food Drive – Sat May 9th! 

Put your non-perishable donations in a bag by your mailbox and mail carriers will deliver to the Billings Food Bank!

 

 

George Winston Concert


George Winston, A Solo Piano Concert 

Thurs. May 21, 2015
7:30pm (doors open at 7)
$29.50

To order tickets, please call Alberta Bair Theater 406-256-6052
or visit
http://www.albertabairtheater.org/event-detail/492/George-Winston/

Proceeds benefit Billings Food Bank

 

 

 

 

 

 

Westpark Purse Sale

Purse, Scarf and Jewelry Sale
February 27 & 28th
9am – 3pm

Westpark Village

Proceeds benefit Billings Food Bank and the Culinary Arts Program

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mardis Gras 2015

Mardis Gras 2015
February 17th 5:30pm

Billings Hotel and Convention Center

Come Casual or Dress in Costume-
we provide the masks and the merriment.

$50 per person or $500 per table of 10

Buy Tickets

 

 

 

 

 

 

Twelfth Night 2015

TWELFTH NIGHT 2015
January 9th 5pm

Fortin Culinary Center
Billlings Food Bank – 2112 4th Ave N

LIVE MUSIC! ALL YOU CAN EAT:
Crawfish, Shrimp, Soups, Salads, Cornbread

$25 per person

Buy Tickets

 

 

 

 

 

Turkey Tuesday Cat vs Griz

BILLINGS FOOD BANK AND Q2 PRESENT….

TURKEY TUESDAY
November 11th 6am-6pm
KTVQ – 3203 3rd Avenue North 

Flood the Q2 parking lot with turkeys and non-perishable food items for the Food Bank!
It’s a Cat vs. Griz competition this year!! Q2 will supply a blue awning and a maroon awning with a corresponding turkey collection bin or “tub” for each university.

Bring a frozen turkey to KTVQ ….put your “Turkey in the Tub”…..to enter the drawing. Only ONE entry allowed per person. (Someone might bring in 23 turkeys, but they still only get one entry in the drawing box.)

Q2 will feature Live updates throughout the day on how many turkeys are in each tub and we will hold drawings at various times for some great Cat-Griz “stuff”.

Grand prize is a pair of tickets to the Cat-Griz game in Missoula on November 22nd. The winner of the Cat-Griz tickets will be announced at the end of the 5:30 News that night.

Sorry everyone…..KTVQ employees and their families are not eligible to enter the drawing, but let’s have some fun anyway… wear your college fan gear & turkey hats and we will feed a flock of hungry families in our area!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harvest Feast 2014

HARVEST FEAST 2014 – OCTOBER 28, 2014 6PM
@ the Fortin Culinary Center 2112 4th Ave N (next to the Food Bank )
An inaugural farm-to-table Harvest Feast which features produce from Billings Food Bank Garden located near Oscar’s Park.

Harvest Feast Menu
Zucchini sticks with garlic aioli
Garden vegetable soup
Smoked beef brisket
Garlic smashed new potatoes and medley of seasonal roasted vegetables
House-baked herbed rolls and butter
Apple and pumpkin desserts.
The meal will also feature local beer, wine, cider & music.

Proceeds support the Culinary Skills Training Program. The onsite Culinary Skills Training Program at Fortin Culinary Center helps adults in need of permanent employment get the skills they need for better paying jobs. The program gives men and women a stepping stone to become self-sufficient. The Fortin Café is open from 8 am-3 pm.

$45 per person or $80 per couple
Purchase tickets below or visit/call the Food Bank at 2112 4th Ave N 406-259-2856