Get involved this holiday season and make a difference!

With the holidays on the horizon, we want to lend support to our community. Help make this holiday season extra special for Delaware families and join us by participating in our sixth annual Chesapeake Cares Holiday Program.

The Chesapeake family is partnering with the Food Bank of Delaware to create and distribute Thanksgiving care packages to families in the Delaware community. We invite you and your family to volunteer!

For questions, please email:

Schedule of Events

We invite you and your family to volunteer and sign up for these activities:

Holiday Cares Packing

Food Bank of Delaware Milford Warehouse
1040 Mattlind Way, Milford, DE

Tuesday, November 7, 9AM - NOON
Friday, November 10, 9AM - NOON, 1 - 4PM

New! Maryland Food Bank shift added!

Maryland Food Bank - Eastern Shore
28500 Owens Branch Road
Salisbury, MD 21801

(Limit: 16 volunteers)

Wednesday, December 6, 9AM - NOON

Sign Up

Holiday Cares Distribution

Monday, November 13 | 9:00AM - 1:00PM

Sharp Energy

22945 E Piney Grove Rd
Georgetown, DE 19947

Wednesday, November 15 | NOON - 4:00PM

St. Bernadette's Catholic Church

109 Dixon St
Harrington, DE 19952

Thursday, November 16 | 9:00AM - 1:00PM

Calvary Church

1141 E Lebanon Rd
Dover, DE 19901
Sign Up

Our Partner

The Food Bank of Delaware distributes millions of pounds of products each year to its network of 620 hunger-relief program partners throughout the state and also provides thousands of meals a month for children through the After-School Nutrition Program, the Summer Food Service Program and the Backpack Program. The Food Bank's hunger-relief programs provide for Delawareans at risk of going without meals each year. The Culinary School at the Food Bank of Delaware, the Food Bank's workforce development arm, provides training for adults interested in careers in the food service industry. For more information about the Food Bank of Delaware, visit or call (302) 292-1305.