News & Events
Food Distribution Taking Place on President’s Day February 18, 2019- We will be holding food distribution this Monday, February 18, President’s Day. Hours are the same: 10 am – 2 pm.
Meet an Aurora Food Pantry Staff Member January 22, 2019- A lot has changed since Director of Operations Brisa Barraza joined Aurora Food Pantry in 2010. And Brisa has played a major role in helping to make it happen. “When I first started, we used to distribute food out of a 3,000 square-foot facility,” she said. “In 2013, however, Aurora Food Pantry relocated to a […]
Thanksgiving Meal Fund October 26, 2018- Now – November 21, 2018 What are you having for Thanksgiving dinner? For the 920 families that visit Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry each week, Thanksgiving will be just another day where putting any meal on the table is a struggle. But you can help. For just $16, you can provide an entire Thanksgiving dinner […]
Food for Thought 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 […]