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Full Plate Blog

Read stories about our senior neighbors, helping to reduce food waste in Northern Illinois, new recipes, and more!

Together We Can Solve Hunger in Northern Illinois

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What’s New From Northern Illinois Food Bank

Senior Meal Box helps Arlene

“[Having the box] saves me money I don’t have, and since I can’t drive, this really helps because I don’t have to think or worry about how I’ll get my groceries from the car back up to my apartment,” she explains.

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A Taste That Matters benefits hungry neighbors

An extravagant night that brought the community together to benefit hungry neighbors across Northern Illinois. Click to learn more and view upcoming events!

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ACE brings a full house to the Food Bank

After months of planning & preparation, 197 guests representing 89 member agencies gathered at the Food Bank for a day of learning, sharing and networking.

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New program helps feed our senior neighbors

One woman was astonished to see the variety of produce available. As tears welled up in her eyes, she sighed, “I haven’t had grapes in so long.”

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