News & Events
Cocoa Crawl at Wyckwood House December 6, 2019 - Join us at December’s First Friday for Aurora Downtown’s second annual Cocoa Crawl! The Aurora Food Pantry will have hot cocoa at Wyckwood House from 6-9pm. Stop by and warm up with Shannon and the Pantry Crew! Our friends at Compact Foods generously donated Ghirardelli Hot Chocolate. YUMMM!!! Cocoa Crawl buttons and mugs are now […]
Pack the Pantry December 6, 2019 - Do you love art or are you an artist? If These Walls Could Talk on Stolp Ave in Downtown Aurora is hosting their annual Pack the Pantry event. You can bid on beautiful works of art made and donated by local artists to benefit the Aurora Food Pantry! Artists were challenged to incorporate a brown […]
Art by Lily at Aurora Food Pantry August 2, 2019 - Lily is a talented artist who has already sold some of her paintings. And she is only nine years old! Aurora Food Pantry recently hosted an art exhibit opening for Lily. Read all about this amazing young girl in this story from the Beacon News. Read the complete article here.
Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley Gives $20,000 for IT July 26, 2019 - Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry recently received a $20,000 grant from the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley for IT needs. We are so appreciative of this generous grant that will help our team be even more effective in serving our hungry neighbors. Pictured left to right are Aurora Food Pantry Board President Lynn Flores, Aurora Food […]
Nourish the Future Tuesdays in June and July - Help kids get the nutrition they need this summer by volunteering at our special distributions for families. This is a great opportunity for groups, students needing service hours, or anyone looking to make an immediate impact on their community! Volunteers will help sort, stock, and distribute food to families with children at Aurora Food Pantry […]
Pantry Hosts Leadership Academy April 9, 2018 - Aurora Food Pantry hosted the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Leadership Academy session on Available Social Services on Friday, March 16. Eighteen local business leaders attended and participated in a panel discussion on Servant Leadership, Community Engagement and Collaboration with Marilyn Weisner, of Aurora Food Pantry, Chrissie Howorth of VNA, Melinda Tejada of Waubonsee […]
New Parking Lot Opens March 19 March 8, 2018 - Our long-awaited parking lot expansion project will be opening to the public on Monday, March 19. Please note the following changes: Enter Only using the new driveway (west side of building) Exit Only using the original driveway (east side of building) All traffic in the lot will be One Way Only Spaces 1-46 will have […]