News & Events
We’re Hiring August 14, 2017 - Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry is seeking applications for the position of Director of Philanthropy & Community Engagement. Overview: For 36 years, Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry has helped reduce food insecurity and hunger and their negative impact on the individuals who experience them and the community as a whole, by making nourishing food accessible […]
Welcome to Our New Website July 17, 2017 - We are very excited to welcome you to the new website for Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry. This re-design was made possible through a grant provided by the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley. There’s a lot to see on the new site, designed by Weblinx, but we wanted to point out a few […]
Spring Appeal Meets the Match June 9, 2017 - We’re very excited to announce that thanks to YOU we have met our spring appeal match! The Lakone Company and Karen Leonard had generously donated $22,630 in matching funds and our donors responded and met the match. This will provide over $315,000 worth of food for hungry families in our community. Thank you!
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive Breaks Records May 26, 2017 - We are so grateful to everyone in Aurora who contributed to the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on May 13. Aurora Food Pantry received over 84,000 lbs. of food which is an all-time record! A big thank you to all the donors, the volunteers who helped sort the food, and the amazing letter carriers – […]
Subaru Shares the Love March 30, 2017 - Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry offers its sincere appreciation to Gerald Subaru-Naperville, Subaru corporate, Doug Gerald, Alec McKean, and the entire dealership staff for your generous gift of $48,726 from Subaru’s Share the Love campaign. This donation will provide over $340,000 worth of food for families in our community. Read more here
Holiday Food Drive November 1, 2017 - November 1 – November 22, 2017 For 10 years, the Holiday Food Drive has provided food to struggling families in our community. You can help ensure that no family goes hungry during the holidays. Here are three ways to get involved: 1. Donate Food: Pre-packed bags of food can be purchased from November 1 – […]
Veterans Food Pantry November 10, 2017 - 12:00-2:00pm 1110 Jericho Road, Aurora IL 60506 Hunger can affect anyone, including our nation’s veterans. According to the National Veterans Foundation, 1.5 million veterans live in poverty. To combat this situation, Aurora Food Pantry has partnered with the Fox Valley Marine Corps League to increase outreach to veterans in our community. On Friday, November 10 […]
#GivingTuesday November 28, 2017 - There’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and now…Giving Tuesday. We are proud to be a part of this national movement to kick off the giving season. Stay tuned for more details.