Cranksgiving is a food drive on two wheels. Part bike ride, part food drive, and part scavenger hunt. All you need is a bike, a bag, and a lock!

2021 Cranksgivings ( see 2020 Map )
  • Started 1999 in NYC
  • 112 cities in 2019
  • Over 1M meals delivered
  • Grassroots organized
  • Events held Sep - Dec
  • Entirely pedal powered
Food insecurity affects 1 in 9 households each holiday season. All proceeds from Cranksgiving go to support local food banks and shelters.

Cranksgiving. A short film from Sara Kinney.

Each Sept-Nov 1,000s of Cranksgiving riders help provide mountains of meals to local food banks and shelters. You can participate by riding or by hosting an event yourself - it's easy, we'll show you how.