Kate Maehr, executive director and CEO of the Greater Chicago Food Depository, recently traveled to Galesburg, Ill., to accept an honorary degree from Knox College. The award is based upon the recommendation of the College’s Honorary Degrees Committee, made up of trustees and faculty members, and honors Kate’s civic leadership and efforts on behalf of hungry people. Congratulations, Kate! On behalf of the staff and volunteers of the Food Depository, thank you to Knox College for recognizing Kate’s leadership and our work in providing food for hungry people in Cook County.
June 17, 2011