Hunger Free Northbrook

Hunger Free Northbrook is a community-based coalition of about 30 members who represent local businesses, religious groups, civic organizations, schools and healthcare. The coalition will initially focus on improving the food security of our seniors and our children. Four near-term solutions are being pursued: 1) Bring Seniors to Food – provide seniors nutritional guidance and...

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Beyond Hunger

Beyond Hunger (formerly Oak Park River Forest Pantry) is working to create a hunger-free community in our core communities.

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Northwest Food Partners Network

Created to serve the food security needs of the Northwest side of Chicago, The Northwest Food Partners Network (NFPN) is an alliance of organizations dedicated to building food security in our communities. We consist mostly of emergency food providers that work collaboratively to share resources, coordinate food distribution, and provide comprehensive food programming that empowers...

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Illinois Commission to End Hunger

The Commission to End Hunger was created by legislation in 2010 to guarantee collaboration among government entities and community partners in order to ensure that no man, woman, or child in Illinois should ever be faced with hunger. The Commission was appointed by Governor Quinn in March of 2011 and released its first plan in...

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Illinois Hunger Coalition

The Illinois Hunger Coalition (IHC) seeks to alleviate and end hunger and the underlying causes through community organizing, advocating for progressive public policies,and public education. IHC operates Illinois’ Hunger Hotline (1-800-359-2163), where people from around the state call for SNAP application assistance, case management, and food pantry referrals.  Additionally, IHC works with the Illinois Department...

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