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RedBasket.org : RedBasket.org is a free fundraising website where individuals share their stories, recruit volunteers, and raise money for personal emergencies and community improvement projects. Backed by WoodmenLife, RedBasket.org is able to offer a 100% fee-free platform for fundraisers and donors alike.

Stories that support WoodmenLife’s National Community Focus of Fighting Hunger are featured on RedBasket.org regularly. To learn more about how your organization can raise money to fight hunger through RedBasket.org, visit redbasket.org/start-a-fundraiser.

Current National Community Focus Stories:

Hands of Faith Community Soup Kitchen

Since 2010, this soup kitchen has been offering hot meals and fellowship for people in need in the Macon, SC, area. The volunteers at Hands of Faith work to create an uplifting environment for everyone who visits, but they have struggled to keep up with increasing needs in the area. You can help them continue their mission by donating and sharing their story on social media: Read More

Holiday Brown Bag Program

A group of like-minded women in Demopolis, AL, developed this program to help the less fortunate last year. It is designed to help give food to people who may have to decide between groceries and other necessities, like utilities. They’re raising money to purchase canned and dry goods, and fresh meat and produce. Donate and share their story today: Read More

Food Pantry for Woodford County

The Food Pantry for Woodford County opened in 1992 to serve the food-insecure residents of Woodford County, KY. Families that need emergency food assistance or are struggling financially can visit the food pantry. The group served 1,268 families last year, and the need is growing. Volunteers hope to raise money to purchase fresh meat and other foods to restock their shelves. Your donation can make a difference for families in need: Read More

Start a Free Fundraiser

To start a RedBasket.org fundraiser for a hunger-fighting cause or other community improvement project near to your heart, please visit RedBasket.org/start-a-fundraiser.

Support a Fundraiser

To support a RedBasket.org fundraiser with a donation or words of encouragement, please visit RedBasket.org/donate.

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Updated: February 2018

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