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MAY MISSION PROJECT Pillars is a not-for-profit social service organization located in LaGrange. Pillars keeps our communities healthy and strong by providing quality, community-based services for over 10,000 individuals and families annually who are facing challenges and crisis. 478 more words

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Baconfest takes over the WGN Radio Studio!

Mmm Mmm It’s that time of year again…BaconFest is back in Chicago! BaconFest Co-Founder, Seth Zurer joins Frank Fontana to give him the low down on the popular Chicago event.  70 more words

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Fighting Hunger Chicago Style: The complete series

The economy has improved. The number of unemployed is down. But there are still many hungry people in Chicago.  In their series “Fighting Hunger Chicago Style,” WGN Radio’s Kim Gordon along with associate producer Violeta Podrumedic look at who is most affected by hunger, the innovative ways those in need are being fed, how the Greater Chicago Food Depository serves the community and how you can help. 115 more words


VIDEO: Fighting Hunger Chicago Style: Greater Chicago Food Depository

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is leading the fight against hunger in Chicago, but they don’t lead that fight by just handing out cans of soup. 39 more words


VIDEO: Fighting Hunger, Chicago Style - The Produce Mobile

Every day, the Greater Chicago Food Depository is out on the streets trying to help feed Chicago’s less fortunate. One of the innovative ways they battle hunger is the Produce Mobile, which is a farmer’s market on wheels. 50 more words


New Pantry at Hines VA Looks to Feed 150 Per Week -- Forest Park Review

Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital. Photo by hinesva.gov. 

Thursday, November 20, 2014 || Originally Published: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by the Forest Park Review || Jackie Glosniak || Updated: 1:25 AM… 407 more words

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