September Newsletter – English

August 31, 2022
In This Issue: 

Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month and our goal is for our community members to go from awareness to action! We have a lot of events, activities and collaborations planned throughout the month and hope you can join us.
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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!

Healthy Cents Classes

Classes have been postponed and will be rescheduled. Please check our website, e-newsletter and Facebook for updates. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

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, September 20, 2022
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2022
  • Tuesday, November 15, 2022
  • Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Senior Meal Distributions

State Representatives Barbara Hernandez, Keith Wheeler, Stephanie Kifowit, and the Kane Senior Council are hosting several senior meal distribution events throughout 2022.

These events are FREE and will take place at St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church, 1855 5th Ave in Aurora, from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.  Each registered senior will receive 5 frozen meals.

This is an ongoing event, and there will be two meal distributions per month through October. Remaining meal distribution dates (all Mondays):

  • September 12th & 26th
  • October 3rd & 24th

Registration is required, please contact the office of State Representative Barbara Hernandez at (630) 270-1848 at least 4 days in advance to register. Please state whether you are signing up for one date or for multiple dates.