What a wonderful time to join the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry! I’m Laura Glaza and I’m delighted to join the Pantry as the new Executive Director. The staff and volunteers amaze me every day with their creativity and flexibility as we continue to serve clients in the face of a pandemic.
Thanks to you, our volunteers and donors, we will reach our Capital Campaign goal to renovate our new home. Our future home at 55 N. Park will allow the Pantry’s mission to assist even more people experiencing hunger on a personal and daily level.
The Glen Ellyn Newcomers Club produced a fun and festive day of delights at Celebration of Tables on March 7. The event featured over two dozen creatively styled tables.
Nearly one in every six seniors in America faces the threat of hunger and not being properly nourished. This applies to those who aren’t sure where their next meal is coming from and those who don’t have access to the healthiest possible food options. The issue is severe enough that the AARP reports that seniors face […]
Bring your Documents and Non-perishable Food Items Duane and Lorraine Street Metra Station Parking Lot State Representative Peter Breen, in partnership with the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry, is hosting a free paper shredding event and food collection drive. Paper documents will be accepted for destruction (Limit-2 bags or bankers boxes per vehicle), and non-perishable food […]
THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! To T-Systems of Downers Grove who GENEROUSLY donated 100 small appliances to be distributed to our Food Pantry clients. , toaster ovens, crock pots, coffee pots, can openers…OH MY it’s Christmas in March!!
WOW!! We have 1714 lbs of Capri Sun!! THANK YOU to Greencore USA for their generous donation of Capri Sun! You will be putting a lot of smiles on kid’s faces who receive weekly food from the Food Pantry.
Did you get your BURGER on?? Thank you to Meatheads of GE for supporting the GEFP on March 22nd, 2018 with 20% of their profits coming back to the Food Pantry to help us in turn feed our hungry neighbors in need. Meatheads is also continuing to collect NON perishable items in their store thru the end of the March. THANK YOU MEATHEADS!!