Hunger Relief in the News
The Food Depository’s Nicole Robinson visits ABC7 Chicago with the Northern Illinois Food Bank to discuss Hunger Action Month. Hunger Action Month is a national initiative to raise awareness about food insecurity and take action on the issue of hunger.
On July 23, the Trump Administration announced a proposal to restrict access to SNAP benefits. The Food Depository is strongly opposed to this proposal, which would increase hunger in our community. Read our full statement.
The Trump administration’s continued threat of deportation raids creates fear and increases the risk of hunger in our community. The Food Depository stands opposed to these threats. Read our full statement.
A partnership between the Greater Chicago Food Depository and City Colleges of Chicago makes food pantries available on all campuses. While they began as pop-up pantries, City Colleges plans to make them permanent. Five of the seven City Colleges now