Working at the Food Depository

The Food Depository's greatest asset is its employees. A staff of 160 comes to work each day with the mission of providing food for hungry people while striving to end hunger in our community. Each team is aligned with the goals of our five-year Strategic Plan.

Goal 1: Ensure the adequate supply, delivery and access to healthy food options for all people in need.

Goal 2: Strengthen and encourage community-based responses to ending hunger.

Goal 3: Mobilize the public to end hunger.

Goal 4: Establish measurements beyond pounds that reflect our impact.

Goal 5: Invest in people, technology and infrastructure critical to achieving our mission.

> Learn more about our five-year strategic plan: Growing the Field

Our mission: Providing food for hungry people while striving to end hunger in our community

Our mission drives everything we do. Every staff member plays a role in helping to provide food for hungry people. As we go about our daily work to advance this mission, we are guided by five core values:

Striving to end hunger requires that we seek strong, knowledgeable staff members who are prepared to work under our mission and values.

If you are interested in employment with the Greater Chicago Food Depository, please visit one of the two Open Interview Sessions held each week at the Depository location. Open Interview Sessions are held at 10 a.m. Monday and 1 p.m. Friday. Please bring your current resume with you and check in at the Front Desk.

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