GBN Food Drive 2017-drive for a difference


Hello Spartans! We are excited to announce that the 2017 food drive themed “Drive for a Difference” is underway! Every year, Glenbrook North collects food to donate to the Northfield Food Pantry and the Ark. Our goal is 36,000 points as a school and 18 points/student. We encourage you and your students to get involved in all of the events taking place. There will be additional information posted throughout the school and on the GBN activities page so please keep your eyes peeled! Follow us on Twitter & Instagram @glenbrooknorth. Let’s “Drive for a Difference”!

In-School Events

Date Description
Monday, November 6th-Tuesday, November 21st Are you ready for some friendly class competition? Bring in canned foods, dry goods and nonperishable items for the Food Drive. Winning classes will receive a prize for the entire class! Collections will be taking place in your 2/3 classes on A and B days.
Friday, November 10th Cheesie’s and Aztec Dave’s food trucks are coming to GBN! During all lunches, buy from either truck outside the cafeteria, and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the GBN Food Drive.

Family/Community Events

Date Time Location Description
Saturday, November 11th 
Sunday, November 12th
8:30 am-5:00 pm Sunset Foods Northbrook Students will be camping outside of Sunset Foods to “pack the truck” with a goal to fill up a truck with food items.
Monday, November 13th Lunch and Dinner Marcello’s North
Dine-in or take-out from Marcello’s. 10% of your bill will benefit the Northfield Food Pantry.
*Bring this flier as a voucher at check-out.
Tuesday, November 14th 7:00 pm GBS main gym
Admission is $5
Watch your faculty battle our rival school at the GBN vs GBS Faculty Basketball game! Fans can participate in activities such as dodgeball & bubble soccer at halftime. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. Look for signs posted about ticket sales.
Wednesday, November 15th Before school! Georgie’s V’s Northbrook Join us at Georgie V’s on your late arrival day and receive 10% off your bill. Then, use that 10% savings to donate to the GBN Food Drive in the Northfield Food Pantry buckets at checkout!
*Sunday, November 19th *10:00 am-4:00 pm Waterway Carwash
Visit Waterway carwash. A portion of car wash proceeds will benefit the GBN food drive.

*New date and time