Our primary goal is that no child is hungry. Since our founding, A Simple Gesture has donated over 3 million meals to children and families across Greensboro, High Point and Guilford County.

When you make a tax-deductible gift to A Simple Gesture, you are helping to feed more than 42,000 hungry children and students who rely on school for breakfast and lunch.

Your donation today will help support A Simple Gesture, our emergency student hunger relief efforts and summer feeding programs that help end childhood hunger and food insecurity. Thank you for your generous giving so that food gets to our community’s children in need.


Heroes for Hunger Monthly Giving

Heroes for Hunger is A Simple Gesture’s monthly giving program. Each month, you are doing your part to help feed over 42,000 children and students who suffer from hunger and food insecurity in Guilford County (62% of Guilford County School students live in poverty. Being food insecure means a person does not know where their next meal will come from.  Click here to sign up. 

One-Time Donation

If one-time giving is the right option for you, please click on the “Make Your Donation Here” button. Any and all donations are welcome and help A Simple Gesture further its mission to end childhood hunger and food insecurity in our community.

The Jonathan Trivers Giving Society

This giving opportunity is to honor Jonathan Trivers, the founder of A Simple Gesture. The Jonathan Trivers Giving Society is a group of influential contributors who support A Simple Gesture with annual contributions of $1,000 or more. The goal is to spread the word about our mission, vision, and impact on hunger and motivate others to support our work.

Learn more about joining The Jonathan Trivers Giving Society by contacting us at (336) 547-7000 or asimplegesturegso@gmail.com

Shop Walmart & Amazon

If you like to shop online, this donation option is for you! We’ve made an online shopping list at Walmart of our most popular pantry items. Click “Shop Walmart List” below and choose the items you’d like to purchase. Once you check out, the food items are shipped directly to us. So simple!

Prefer Amazon? Shop the items on our Most Needed Food Items and have it shipped to us. For added convenience, subscribe and save to those items to have them sent to us automatically each month. 

Shop Walmart List

Shop Amazon

Other Ways to Give


Matching Gifts

Your company may have a matching gifts program for employee donations. Contact your Human Resources office to find out.


Stock Donations

We accept donations of stock. You can sell your stock and donate the proceeds after you pay the capital gains tax or can directly donate securities for a greater tax deduction and donation to A Simple Gesture.


Planned Gifts

Have you considered remembering A Simple Gesture in your will, trust or annuity? Your legacy can ensure children who are hungry will continue to get the food they need to end the trajectory of poverty for life. 

To find out what type of giving may be right for you, please contact us at

(336) 547-7000 or asimplegesturegso@gmail.com

Donations to A Simple Gesture are tax deductible. We are an IRS-approved 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization (Tax EIN 47-2995932). Financial information about us and a copy of our license is available from the NC State Solicitation Licensing Branch (919) 814-5400.