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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… 432 more words

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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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Volunteers Spread The Word About Summer Meals In Chicago

(CBS) — Volunteers from the Greater Chicago Food Depository and COFI (Community Organizing and Family Issues) go door-to-door to let residents in the Lawndale neighborhood know about summer meals. 339 more words


Annual Summer Lunch Program For Needy Kids Launches In Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Organizations that host free summer meal programs for needy children kicked off their annual effort to make sure those kids get healthy food at a time of year when they often struggle to get the nutrition they need. 284 more words


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.  68 more words


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. 113 more words