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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, June 17, from 8:30 a.m. 317 more words

Food Bank

Wintrust Business Lunch 4/26/17: Chicago in 2050, Sib's Breakfast Club, & Volunteering

Have you ever thought about what Chicago will look like in 2050? The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning has. Jon Hansen sat in for Steve Bertrand and chatted with Liz Schuh (Part of Policy and Programming at… 103 more words


2016 Day of Service

Levenfeld Pearlstein Attorneys and Staff teamed together to make a difference. LP had their annual Day of Service at the Greater Chicago Food Depository.

The… 57 more words


Starbucks Testing New Food ONLY In Chicago

You might notice some new food items on the menu at the Downtown Chicago Starbucks locations.

It’s called the Mercato menu and The Chicago Tribune says… 60 more words


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

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