Giving Tuesday 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. It’s easy to get involved on November 28: Donate via our #ILGIVE site. Your donation will be put right to work providing food for families in our community. Check out the video […]
Holiday Appeal 2017 November 20, 2017 - Today, you can turn $1 into $14 worth of food! Donate now. Thanks to our generous donors, every dollar you donate to our 2017 Holiday Appeal will be matched up to $25,000. The value of your donation will then increase seven-fold, as every dollar you donate to Aurora Food Pantry enables us to distribute $7 […]
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 […]
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 – […]
Hunger Action Month September 2017 - Hunger Action Month is dedicated to raising awareness about hunger issues in the United States. Over 43 million people in the United States are at risk of hunger. There’s lots you can do to help end hunger in our community, including: Host a food drive at your office Make a donation to the pantry Become […]
Matching Pallet Radiothon June 30, 2017 - Tune in to 95.9 The River for our 12 hour Matching Pallet Radiothon. Donations support our Summer Kids Pantry. In our service area, nearly 40% of children are eligible for free/reduced price lunch at school. During the summertime, these kids are in danger of hunger and malnutrition. Stay tuned for more details.
#ILGive Day May 30, 2017 - May 30-31, 2017 Join us for this 24 hour online fundraising event. Stay tuned to our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for information on how you can get involved.
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive May 13, 2017 - Join the National Association of Letter Carriers (including our Local #219) for their national food drive. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, postal customers are encouraged to leave a bag of non-perishables near their mailbox on Saturday May 13. Their letter carrier will collected the items, which will then be distributed to local food pantries. Learn more […]
2017 Souper Bowl of Caring Food Drive February 4, 2017 - For the last 25 years, the Souper Bowl of Caring has shown Americans that while we are getting ready to enjoy the Super Bowl, we can help folks who don’t even have a bowl of soup to eat. Each year, our area food pantries experience a significant reduction in donations after the holidays. That means […]