Heat or Eat

What if you had to choose? For some neighbors a cold winter night means choosing between turning up the thermostat or skipping a meal. You can help!

Canned Food Month

Canned foods are an important source of nutrition for families and individuals who can’t afford or don’t always have access to fresh food.

A Cup of Hope

Our Executive Women's Council is pleased to announce its inaugural event A Cup of Hope: a garden tea to solve hunger on March 6 in Oak Brook.

Foodie 5K

Registration is open for all three of our 2016 Foodie 5Ks in Wheaton, Libertyville and Joliet! Stay for the festival with food trucks and kid's zone!

Together We Can Solve Hunger in Northern Illinois

Help us make a difference for our hungry neighbors when you donate time, food or money.

What’s New From Northern Illinois Food Bank

Volunteers Needed

The holidays are over but our Centers are loaded with food waiting for volunteers to sort, label and pack for our hungry neighbors. Individuals and groups welcome for daytime, evening and Saturday shifts at our Geneva, Rockford and Park City locations.

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Hunger Champions

Every month we have generous supporters joining in our mission of solving hunger. Every action, big or small, makes a difference for our hungry neighbors. See who we are highlighting this month...

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Nutrition Education

Our Nutrition Education curriculum is available featuring vegetables! Lessons and videos will be created for each food group and encourage children ages 5-12 to eat healthy by taking an active role in the preparation of meals.

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Making a Difference

Meet Samantha and Jesse Fisher, who couldn’t help but recognize the strength of their marriage was built with the support of friends and family they could lean on in good times and bad.

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Our Generous Partners