November Newsletter

November 01, 2022
In This Issue: 

Veteran’s Pantry

All Veterans and their families are invited to the Aurora Food Pantry at 1110 Jericho Rd. on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM to pick up groceries including meat, milk, fresh fruits and vegetables, and non-perishable items.

Project Support & Text4Food

Our new Text4Food program and Project Support team work with people in our community to set goals and connect them to other support services in the area that they need to achieve those goals!

Interested in speaking to our Project Support team? Please reach out to Jessie Pedraza and Yoselin Escalona for more information!

Healthy Cents Classes

Join the U of I Extension at Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry for the free Healthy Cents series and cooking demonstrations! Offered in English and en Espanol from 8:30-9:30 AM. Participants will be first in line for shopping at the food pantry.

October 31 | Developing a Spending Plan that Works For You
November 7 | Food Budgeting Made Easy
November 14 | Meal Planning to Make Life Simpler

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Plastic/Paper Bags Needed

During distribution, we use plastic bags to carry groceries. We are running low and are seeking donations or providing your own for upcoming distributions. Thank you!

Afternoon Distribution

Afternoon distributions will happen on the third Tuesday of every month from 2:00-6:00 PM. Please note, that there will not be a distribution from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM on these dates. 
  • Tuesday, November 15, 2022
  • Tuesday, December 20, 2022