News & Events
End Hunger Zumbathon January 25, 2020 - Please join us on Saturday, January 25th from 12 until 2pm for our End Hunger Zumbathon! Marely Morales is generously donating her time, talent and energy to host Zumba for 2 hours to help sustain our community market 💛 $40 donation to participate, 13+ are $20, kids 12 and under are welcome to join us for free […]
Mural & Art Gallery Grand Reveal January 29, 2020 - Aurora Food Pantry has been blessed by the arts community this winter ❄️ Local artist, Fisk Garcia, painted a mural inside of our market that was in dire need of color. VizoArts, a nonprofit supporting the arts, donated a permanent art gallery installation in our Kidz Korner. We invite you to join us in satisfying another kind […]
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 […]