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Veterans Food Pantry November 9, 2018 - 12:00PM to 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, […]
Holiday Food Drive November 1, 2018 - November 1 – November 22, 2018 For 11 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 – […]
OctoberFeast October 6, 2018 - By popular demand, OctoberFeast will be back for 2018! So dust off your lederhosen, limber up your drinking arm and save the date for Saturday October 6. Complete event details, including ticket purchase, sponsorship opportunities, and more can be found here. Email Elva at eesparza@aurorafoodpantry.org for more information.
Hunger Action Month September 2018 - 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: Make a donation to the pantry, Host a food drive at your office, church, or […]
Help us win $10,000! July 9, 2018 - Just a few clicks could mean a $10,000 donation for Aurora Food Pantry! Visit this site and vote for Aurora Food Pantry to win a $10,000 donation from EarthMover Credit Union. You can vote once a day through July 25th. Be sure to share this with your friends — the more votes the merrier! Be […]
Matching Pallet Radiothon June 29, 2018 -   Donate Now Mark your calendars for Friday June 29 and our 13 hour Matching Pallet Radiothon on 95.9 The River. Donations support Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry and Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry. Keeping kids fed during the summer can be difficult. In our service area, nearly 40% of children are eligible for free/reduced price […]
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive May 12, 2018 - Join the National Association of Letter Carriers (including our Local #219) for their national food drive. Celebrating its 26th anniversary, postal customers are encouraged to leave a bag of non-perishables near their mailbox on Saturday May 12. Their letter carrier will collect the items, which will then be distributed to local food pantries. Learn more […]
More than a Meal: Spring Appeal 2018 May 7, 2018 - Donate Today 3.24 million. That’s how many meals Aurora Food Pantry distributed last year thanks to our generous supporters. But you have given so much more than food. Behind every meal is a life that will have changed for the better because of your gift. Because of you… …a mom is able to make a filling breakfast […]
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 […]
#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.