Stories of Hope

Cristal

When her mother lost her job, 7-year-old Cristal went to school hungry. She struggled to focus in class. With help from the food her family receives from a Healthy Kids Market, Cristal is soaring.

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Phil

The Breaking Bread soup kitchen helped Phil make ends meet after he lost his wife and his job. Four years later, he is employed full-time. He returns to the soup kitchen to volunteer and to play piano.

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Corry

Corry had been in and out of jail. He was unemployed and having trouble supporting himself and his daughter. After he graduated from Chicago’s Community Kitchens, Corry’s life transformed.

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