Food Drive

Food Drive


March 1st-5th: Tournaments 

Students and staff members will be competing against each other in a series of video game tournaments, including NBA 2K, Chess, FIFA, Fortnite, Madden, NHL, Rocket League, and Super Smash Bros. The tournament entry donation is $5 per person, and all participants will receive a coupon for a free Waterway car wash. Participants are competing for ultimate bragging rights and to be recognized in the morning announcements and on the @gbnsaboard Instagram.

Click this link for more information.  Please limit yourself to no more than three tournaments by Thursday, February 25th at 5:00 p.m. 

March 7th, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm: Day of Giving/Pack The Truck 

We will be “packing the truck” all day at Sunset Foods (Northbrook), Jewel (Plaza del Prado), Marianos (Skokie Blvd), and collecting monetary donations at Waterway Carwash (Northbrook).  Also, a portion of car wash proceeds from customers who mention GBN will benefit our Food Drive!

March 8th-12th: In-School Food Collection (SAC)

Students and staff who are in the building should bring non-perishable items and/or money to the Student Activity Center from 7:30-8:00 a.m. or from 11:40 am -12:20 p.m. Due to the Late Arrival, Wednesday’s collection times will be from 9:15-9:45 a.m. and from 12:35-1:20 p.m. 

Students who drop off COVID-19 saliva tests but do not attend in-person learning can drop off donations at Doors E and O on Tuesday, March 9th from 10:55-11:40 a.m. or from 3:15-4:30 p.m., or on Wednesday, March 10th from 11:45 a.m.-12:35 p.m. or from 3:15-4:30 p.m.

Students who are not submitting saliva tests, families of current GBN students, and staff who would like to donate in a non-contact way can do so through the Power School/E-Funds portal. When you go to your login page, look for “Food Drive Donation.

Here is an overview calendar of Food Drive 2021.