Interested in Doing a Dairy Donation Drive? Here are a Few Tips to Plan an Event

Author: Administrator | May 08, 2020

ADA North East developed recommendations for successful milk giveaway programs during the pandemic.

Tips include: 

  • Establishing contact with food banks
  • Securing and refrigerating product
  • Pre-and post-event publicity
  • Volunteer safety
  • Signage

Get the Community Dairy Donation Event Planning Tips and the downloadable handout that features dairy storage tips and smoothie recipes.

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For more detailed information, contact Beth Meyer at

About American Dairy Association North East

American Dairy Association North East (ADA North East) is the dairy farmer-funded organization funded by participating dairy farmer’s checkoff investment to build demand and sales for milk and dairy foods throughout the local region. Representing more than 10,000 dairy farm families in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and northern Virginia, ADA North East develops and implements local programs to drive milk and dairy sales at retail outlets and in schools. The organization also conducts consumer education about dairy through events, traditional and social media, and in collaboration with health professionals through National Dairy Council®. ADA North East works closely with Dairy Management Inc.™, the national dairy checkoff organization, to support nutrition research, national partnerships and developing export markets for dairy to bring a fully integrated promotion program to the region. For more information, visit or call our Main Office at 315-472-9143.