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Ending Hunger. Inspiring Hope.

From Hungry to Hopeful

Food fuels hope. At the Food Depository, we believe a community’s strength, growth and well-being all start with food. Watch our video and see our mission in action.

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Our History

For more than 40 years, the Food Depository has worked to nourish Chicago. Read more about our history and how we’ve evolved to meet the changing need.

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Annual Report

Every dollar, hour, and pound of food contributed to the Food Depository makes a lasting impact for people who struggle with hunger. Thanks to generous supporters, the Food Depository’s network of programs provides food and hope for our neighbors in need.

Our annual report offers a comprehensive analysis of our program activities and finances. Explore the interactive online version of our latest annual report.

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