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Volunteer Opportunities

Here are some upcoming mission opportunities you can help with:

Feed My Starving Children РWe will be going to FMSC on Wednesday, June 8th for the morning packing session (9:30 Р11:30) in Aurora, IL.  356 more words

Food Bank

"$2 A Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America"

The Greater Chicago Food Depository invites you to join us on Thursday, May 5 at 9 a.m. for a panel discussion with Kathryn Edin, author of the bestselling book “$2 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America.” This free event, hosted by the Woods Fund Chicago, will focus on the daily struggles experienced by millions of Americans living in abject poverty. 65 more words


Preckwinkle Visits Maywood To Announce New Food Security Initiative

A worker unloading food from a Greater Chicago Food Depository truck. | Roosevelt Institute 

Wednesday, January 6, 2015 || By Nicholas Samuel || Updated: 11:26 PM… 627 more words

Community Development

County Health Facilities To Screen For Families Who Are 'Food Insecure'

CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County has launched a two-year program to try to better identify people who have trouble putting food on the table for their families and getting them help. 356 more words


Help Fight Hunger & Help The Chicago Food Depository At Union Station Today!

So if you grabbed an empty bag from the Chicago Food Depository people yesterday, hopefully you’re bringing it back packed with food today.

It’s part of the Chicago Food Depository’s “One City, One Food Drive Program.” 78 more words


Uber Is Collecting Food Donations Today!

If you plan on using Uber today, you might also want to grab a canned food item to take to you.

Uber announced that all their drivers will be collecting food donations today to drop off at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. 43 more words


New Tension in Ukraine, and Hunger Action Month: Day Ahead with Andrea Darlas

Andrea Darlas was joined by ABC’s Tom Rivers to discuss why Ukraine is the news again, and Paul Morello with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. September is Hunger Action Month, and here are a few ways for you to get involved. 139 more words

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