Hunger Relief in the News
More than 100,000 people in Illinois are at risk of losing SNAP benefits due to a new federal rule finalized this week. The Food Depository is concerned about the rule’s impact on some of our most vulnerable neighbors.
The Food Depository plans to expand its Archer Heights headquarters with a new 40,000-square-foot meal preparation facility to make nutritious, high-quality meals for older adults and people with disabilities. The project also includes a nutrition education center, a community cafe,
Expanded Archer Heights campus will also feature a nutrition education center, workforce development programs and community cafe
In partnership with the Food Depository, all of the City Colleges of Chicago campuses now have permanent food pantries available to students. Olive-Harvey College opened its pantry in October 2019.