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September Volunteer of the Month
Robert has been a tremendous help with our Food Distribution’s this past month. He is on time, easy to work with and does a great job. He participates in the process from making the boxes for...
Beyond Hunger Social Services Coordinator sitting with person at the desk
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...
Plate on Red Tablecloth with fork and knife
Last week something phenomenal happened: President Biden announced a 25% increase in SNAP benefits – the largest permanent increase in the program’s history. The announcement comes just before...
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There are lots of ways to play and help spread awareness this month! Join us for a trivia night on September 8th at One Lake Brewing. Grab a squad (up to 6 players) and come ready to play! It's free...
Andrea DiPasquale
Andrea has been a volunteer since September 2018. She has always been the sunshine in many of our days! Andrea is open to fitting in wherever there is a need and taking on new challenges. She is...
Far too often people are unaware that hunger is an issue in their community. This is why awareness is an important aspect of Hunger Action Month. This month, take the time to llearn more about hunger...
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Join Beyond Hunger at a variety of community events and activities this month to help spread awareness and take action against hunger. See below for more information: Can for HAM 9/12-9/17 Help us...
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...