Helping Make Hunger History

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. 

Seniors Being Hungry is a Nationwide Epidemic

  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 […]

Shredding and Food Collection Event June 16, 2018

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 […]



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!!