Turn $1 into $8 - Northern Illinois Food Bank

The #1 School Supply

Food is the most essential school supply. Your gift helps provide groceries for school-based food pantries and more!

Volunteer at SSC!

The South Suburban Center is officially open! Register online for a volunteer shift, or call for groups of 20+

Full Plate Blog

Stories of your impact on our neighbors in need, seasonal recipes, and more!

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

National Volunteer Month - meet our volunteers!

Every year, we are grateful to have more than 20K volunteers support the Food Bank with their time. Meet some of our regular volunteers!

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Brown Rice: So Good. So Easy.

Brown rice is a whole grain with great versatility. Watch the video to learn how to make fluffy brown rice perfectly every time!

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Healthy and nutritious food help support family of seven

Thanks to your support, LaChrista knows she doesn’t have to compromise her family’s healthy lifestyle because her family is struggling to make ends meet.

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Make an impact with Foodie 5K

Make a huge impact by inviting family and friends to support our hunger relief programs through fundraising with the help of these tips!

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Our Generous Partners

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