Everything You'll Need to Know During
Dress Down Hunger

How to Access Video Stream

There are several ways that you can watch Dress Down Hunger.

  • Watch on any internet-connected device. Visit our YouTube page and click on the Dress Down Hunger video (appearing at 6:30 p.m. on 10/2).
  • Watch on your smartTV. Download and/or open the YouTube app. Search for Food Lifeline and click on the Dress Down Hunger video (appearing at 6:30 p.m. on 10/2).
  • Watch on Food Lifeline’s Facebook page.


You can download last year’s event program here.

Gift Boxes and Catered Meals

If you ordered a gift box and you haven’t received it yet, it should arrive soon. If you ordered a catered meal, it will be delivered on Saturday.

Interact With Us During the Event

Interact with us during the live stream by typing in the chat box of the YouTube video or in the comments on Facebook live!

Selfie-hour is from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m! Email your Dress Down Hunger selfies to events@foodlifeline.org by 7 p.m. to be included in our on-air selfie slide show.

How to Bid

Bidding opens at noon on Tuesday, September 28, and closes by 8 p.m., during the live-stream event.  

1) Visit the Live Auction site and click on Start Bidding.  

2) Log in to your existing account OR create an account with basic info, **mobile phone number** and a credit card. If you had to create an account, head to your email account to verify your email address, follow the link from your email to complete the registration process. **Be sure to check your ‘Spam’ folder as the GreaterGiving platform may redirect your verification email there.**  

3) A text message and/or email will be sent to your mobile device that will take you to the bidding page.  

4) Click on the item you want and follow instructions to enter your bid. 

5) Check back frequently to ensure you have the highest bid before the auction closes. You’ll also receive text notifications if you’ve been outbid! **You must put your mobile number in the mobile field during registration to receive text messages during event about bidding updates.**  

Closed Captioning

Closed captioning will be available during the event. Other special accommodations may be available upon request.

Technical Difficulties

If you have technical difficulties, please email your phone number to give@foodlifeline.org and one of our amazing volunteers will help you.

Food Lifeline is a nonprofit, nonpartisan 501(c)(3) organization and is prohibited from participating or intervening in any political campaign on behalf of, or in opposition to, any candidate for public office.