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Tickets are now available for our 2017 Harvest Dinner for Hunger taking place on Sunday, October 1 at The East Side Club.

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$65/person or $520/table of eight. 250 tickets are available and we expect the event to sell out. Make plans to join us at this special night to raise awareness and money to help our Dane County neighbors who are struggling to put food on their table. 


4:30 p.m. Doors Open! Cash bar with live music, appetizers, silent auction, raffles, and games.
6 p.m.  Program featuring inspirational stories from those personally touched by The River, and dinner from Madison Original restaurants.

New this year! The River is excited to partner with Madison Originals restaurants to bring local flavors to the Harvest Dinner. Each course will be presented by a different restaurant for attendees to enjoy: Brasserie V-appetizers, Porta Bella Restaurant-salad, Liliana’s-soup, CIRC-main entree and Daisy Cafe and Cupcakery-dessert. 

The program will again be emceed by NBC Channel 15’s evening news anchor John Stofflet.

Interested in helping with The River’s largest fundraiser of the year?  

Join our growing list of corporate sponsors for the Harvest Dinner for Hunger. Discuss sponsorship opportunities with Development Director Amy Lord,amy@riverfoodpantry.org

We are also looking for donations to our silent auction, pick a prize raffle and restaurant gift certificate raffle. Would you or your business be interested in donating services, discounts, gift cards, an unforgetable experience, or a raffle item? Contact Communications Coordinator Hannah Becker, hannah@riverfoodpantry.org, to get more information. 


With generous contributions from our sponsors:




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Barlow Logo     Campk9logo          

MGEFoundationLogoGreen   northanimalhospital

morgan stanley  The Witt Goninen Group


Friends of The River

Dentistry for Madison      UW Credit Union     Oak Park Place        

Park Bank              DCI Property Management


And with generous support from our partners:

  LogoMO     inkworks   eastsideclub  

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