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Volunteer Opportunities

Here are some upcoming mission opportunities you can help with:

Please come join us to help volunteer at the Greater Chicago Food Depository (GCFD) on Saturday, March 18, from 9:00 a.m. 284 more words

Food Bank

CN December 22 2016

Imagine the populations of Rockford, Springfield, Naperville, Aurora, Evanston, Schaumburg and Oak Park all in one place. Let’s make that place Cook County, Illinois. What if we told you that that number of people, roughly 800,000, is how many people go to sleep every night in this County not sure about what their next meal will be, or where it’ll come from. 704 more words

Chicago Newsroom Past Shows

The Chicago Food Depository and the Gift of Giving

With 1 in 6 Cook County residents turning to their network each year, our neighbors who need emergency food assistance are much closer to home than many realize. 43 more words

Steve Cochran

Greater Chicago Food Depository's Paul Morello: "Hunger doesn't discriminate"

Paul Morello of the Greater Chicago Food Depository joins Justin to talk about a variety of issues including “food insecurity,” the circumstances that surround people who struggle with hunger, how hunger affects all different types of populations, making sure that the Food Depository sends out food that is nutritious, the importance of donations, the food service job training program, how the country is doing in fighting hunger, making sure the community realizes there is a high level of need, improving technology and the virtual food drive and how people and corporations can volunteer. 44 more words

The Download

The Download with Justin Kaufmann Full Show 11-23-16

It’s Thanksgiving Eve and The Download has got your entertainment needs covered whether you are working, traveling or just getting ready for the big celebration tomorrow. 99 more words

The Download

Tireless Food Explorer

When I met Lisa she had just bagged her career as a therapist and was cooking for small parties and events. I was supplementing my designer income by moon-lighting with a small group of interesting people including my friend Nadra. 1,004 more words


This is the Greater Chicago Food Depository

The Cook County is the second-most populous county in the United States after Los Angeles County, California. Its county seat is Chicago, the largest city in Illinois and third-most populous city in the United States. 811 more words

Yosef Meystel