16th Annual Statewide Legal Food Frenzy

2024 Competition Rules and
Registration Guidelines

  • 7 Regional Winners
    • All participating organizations with 99 or fewer employees will compete within their respective food bank’s service area (per capita)
      • If a firm has offices in different regions, please register each office independently in each region.
      • If a firm has multiple locations within a region, please register only one location and direct all support through that office. Please be sure to accurately reflect the total number of employees giving to that office upon registration.
    • To find your regional food bank see map below.
  • 9 Statewide Winners
    • 1 Grand Prize winner (Attorney General Cup), min. 5-person office (per capita)
    • 2 Large-sized firms - 100+ employees (per capita + total giving)
    • 2 Law School winners (per capita + total giving)
    • 2 Government and Public Service winners (per capita + total giving)
    • 2 Corporate Legal Department winners (per capita + total giving)
  • Bonus point opportunities:
    • 1,000 points for referring a new firm to the competition.
      • The new firm must recognize the referring firm on its registration and must participate in the competitions for the referring firm to receive bonus points.
    • 500 points for signing up to volunteer as an office — The volunteer event must be scheduled by the end of the competition and happen before May 31, 2024.
    • 100 points if a firm registers by March 29, 2024.

Food Donations:

Please check with your local food bank to see how they are handling food donations currently.

Registration Guidelines:

  • You will be asked to note your regional food bank, the map below shows the service areas for the seven Va. food banks.
  • You will be asked to note which award category your organization is competing in.
    • All legal entities with 99 or fewer employees will automatically compete for the seven regional awards.
    • Please note if you are a law school, government or public service organization, or a corporate legal department.
    • All offices with at least 5 employees are eligible for the Attorney General’s cup
    • If you have any questions, please contact your food bank liaison.

Federation of Virginia Food Banks – Find your regional food bank:

VA Food Banks MapDownload full size map

We are so appreciative of your support over the last 17 years! Virginia’s legal community has donated food and funds equating to approximately 20 million pounds of food to help families across Virginia. You are an important part of our mission, thank you.


View the Virginia State-wide Leaderboard


Participating in the Legal Food Frenzy is easy. To get started, all you have to do is register online.


Once your firm or organization is registered, the individual(s) that you designate to lead your collection efforts will be contacted by a representative from your local food bank with customized materials for the two week campaign.