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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE FIGHT AGAINST HUNGER?

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2014

April 7: Greater Chicago Food Depository celebrates National Volunteer Week | Press Release

March 20: Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards honor industry's best, raise more than $1 million for hunger relief | Press Release

January 18: More than 250 to volunteer at Greater Chicago Food Depository to honor Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service | Media Alert

2013

December 23: Christmas week activities highlight record need, response by everyday Chicagoans | Media Alert

December 14: Greater Chicago Food Depository to receive 50,000 pounds of food from BOMA buildings for 1 City, 1 Food Drive collection | Media Alert

December 13: Chicago's Community Kitchens graduation at the Greater Chicago Food Depository | Media Alert

November 25: Greater Chicago Food Depository launches major new initiatives to combat hunger | Press Release | Media Alert

November 15: Food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters to pick up Thanksgiving food at Greater Chicago Food Depository | Media Alert

November 11: Greater Chicago Food Depository, Jesse Brown VA, AmeriCorps launch innovative veterans food pantry | Press Release

September 19: Greater Chicago Food Depository reacts to House passage of massive SNAP funding cut | Press Release

September 13: SNAP Challenge highlights struggle of food insecure individuals in Cook County | Press Release

July 1: Greater Chicago Food Depository, NBC 5, and Telemundo Chicago kick off summer meals partnership | Media Alert

June 29: Thousands to walk along lakefront in support of hunger-relief programs at 28th Annual Hunger Walk | Press Release

June 10: New data reveals 860,700 Cook County residents are food insecure | Press Release

2012

Dec 19: Christmas activities aim to respond to persistent, high level of need among men, women and children in Cook County | Press Release

July 17: New meal program for older adults caring for young family members in Cicero | Media Alert

June 21: 27th Annual Hunger Walk to step off at Soldier Field on June 23 | Press Release | Media Alert

May 15: Study highlights importance of federal programs for older adults in Cook County | More

April 27: Food insecurity statistics for Cook County released: 807,000 people food insecure | More

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Press Contact
CALL: 773-843-2843
EMAIL: jconwell@gcfd.org