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This September we are partnering with local restaurants to help raise awareness about hunger in addition to raising funds. You'll notice some restaurants listed below will have a donation box and some...
Beyond Hunger is harnessing the power of communities to end hunger. An award-winning direct service agency (formerly Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry), we serve residents of 13 zip codes on the West...
SWAP - Supporting Wellness at Pantries - Green
Pantries Explore Pathways to Better Nutrition JULY 8, 2021 Earlier this year, Food Outreach, a St. Louis-based provider of medically tailored food and meals, reached out to a local bakery with the...
Lisa Jesik
Lisa's been an active volunteer since 2014 and really started kicking up her volunteer hours this October - coming in to the pantry a couple times a week. She is very consistent and dependable with...
Healthy Chef Challenge Participants
Thanks to our 2021 Healthy Chef Challenge Home Edition Participants. Their dishes and enthusiasm made this event a HUGE success! Check out the websites for our Professionals too. Amateurs: Jess Hwang...
Healthy Chef Challenge Home Edition Professional Winning Cutting Board
Health-Pho Summer Shrimp Salad with Light Mandarin Dressing. By Angie Montroy of Angie's Pantry Inc. Serves: 4 Ingredients: Salad: 1 head romaine lettuce, washed and chopped 1 cucumber, seeded and cut...
Slow-Cooked Chili Chicken Over Noodles  with an Eat-Your-Greens Salsa
Slow-Cooked Chilli Chicken Over Noodles with an Eat-Your-Greens Salsa by Jane Newton Chili (serves up to 6): Ingredients: 1 tbsp neutral cooking oil (such as canola or sunflower) 1 medium onion plus 2...
Healthy Chef Challenge Home Edition Kids and Teens Winning Cutting Board
Healthy soup with collard greens, celery, carrots, northern white beans, potatoes, and ham. By Cat Nickles Side: Cat's Corny Cornbread Sweet treat: Frutti Tooti Tarts Greens And Beans Ingredients: 1lb...
AmeriCorps Member Job Description Job Summary: Food insecurity and poor nutrition go hand in hand. For those struggling with hunger, food choices are often prioritized based on the items’ cost, not...
Beyond Hunger Apron and Grill with flames
With your $30 donation you wear your Beyond Hunger apron for grilling, baking and cooking all year round. Email Teri@GoBeyondHunger.org to make arrangements for pick up at our Oak Park location or...
Common food allergens, tomatoes, seafood, beans, legumes, peanuts, milk, eggs.
Brianne Kellogg, MS RDN LDN, Beyond Hunger Nutrition Education Coordinator and Dietitian has been making a measurable impact in the quality of nutrition we distribute. After reading a recent article...
Juneteenth Freedom Day
Our greater Chicago community has a number of Juneteenth celebrations, activities and learning opportunities. Consider learning more about the historical legacy of Juneteenth and join in on these...