Address:3744 N Damen AveChicago, IL 60618Map & Directions
Services: Common Pantry is dedicated to providing emergency food supplies and personal items to individuals and families in need. They provide food assistance to approximately 800 individuals per month who are living below the federal proverty guidelines.Program:Emergency Food DistributionBudget: $57,500Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Each Wednesday, Common Pantry hosts two emergency food distribution sessions that assist over 300 households each month. Nonperishable foods, dry goods, bread, produce, dairy products and meats are provided in a client choice model of distributionProgram:Home Delivery ProgramBudget: $7,600Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Program Description: Common Pantry provides a monthly home delivery of emergency food supplies to senior citizens in their community. They currently assist over 30 households each month.Program:Produce DistributionBudget: $7,100Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Common Pantry hosts a monthly distribution focused on fresh fruits and vegetables. They currently provide produce to nearly 200 households each month.Program:Common Community ServicesBudget: $47,000Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Common Pantry hosts a weekly Common Community program focused on peripheral social service needs of clients coming to us for food assistance. They help clients with SNAP applications, housing/shelter needs, job training assistance and have a representative from UIC that provides workshops and classes on nutrition, healthy eating and cooking. They also provide a lunch service each week via the Common Community Program.
Address:5670 Sohl AveHammond, IN 46320Map & Directions
Services: Provides a weekly clothing pantry to community members in need living within Lake County, IN.
Hours: Clothing Pantry Hours Tues, Wed, Thur 9am-Noon CT
Eligibility: Living in Lake County, IN
Address:605 165th StHammond, IN 46324Map & Directions
Services: Provides a free, gently-used clothing to people in needed. Size and selection vary, depending on donations.
Hours: Monthly 2nd Fri 9am-noon CT
Address:500 Gougar RdNew Lenox, IL 60451Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry is available. Clothing and personal/grooming supplies are offered when they are donated to the pantry. Can visit pantry each time it is open.
Hours: Wednesdays every 3 weeks, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Call or check the website to find out which Wednesday they will be open.
Address:350 E Washington StJoliet, IL 60433Map & Directions
Services: Non-Denominational organization dedicated to relieving the spiritual and physical hunger of the poor. They do this by providing food for the hungry, clothing for the needy, shelter for the homeless and the Gospel of Jesus Christ for all. 6 month homeless recovery program for men.Program:East Side CafeBudget: NaNCategory: Population Served:
Program Description: Serve three meals a day Monday through Saturday and breakfast and lunch on Sunday. Served over 135,000 meals.Program:Drop In CenterBudget: NaNCategory: Population Served:
Program Description: A day drop in center that allows guests to access computers to find jobs and housing. Each guest must meet with a casemanager for evaluation. It also allows guest to have a safe place to stay during the day.Program:Family ShelterBudget: NaNCategory: Population Served:
Program Description: Motel style rooms available for families who find themselves homeless and are wishing to make a new start. Each room has three beds abd are connecting to allow for a larger family to stay together.Program:Hope HouseBudget: NaNCategory: Population Served:
Program Description: 3/4 house for men graduating for the 180 club program. The participants must have a job and pay a minimal rent. They are required to attend weekly support groups and church. They are still casemanged but on a monthly basis instead of daily or weekly. The participants are re-evaluated every six months to see if another six months is needed or desired.
Address:308 E Galena BlvdAurora, IL 60505Map & Directions
Services: The Warehouse Church - Clothes Closet Program provides shoes and clothing for men, women and children, and infants, and is usually seasonal Clothing donations are welcomed from people in the community Spanish is spoken.
Hours: 7:00 pm-8:00 pm Thursday; 9:30 am-10:30 am 1st & 3rd Saturdays each month
Eligibility: Open to those in need.
Documents To Bring: Come and select needed items under supervision.
Address:437 E Galena BlvdAurora, IL 60505Map & Directions
Services: The Salvation Army in Aurora offers a variety of services to the community at their main location The General Assistance Program provides case management, resource connections and referrals for emergencies, and help with rental assistance and utilities through the NIGas Sharing and LIHEAP Programs. Additional services include -- Clothing vouchers for work purposes. Food Pantry open Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10:00 am-12:00 pm Disaster Services responds to victims of fire, flood and/or tornado in Aurora by providing emergency food, water, cleaning supplies, clothing, housing referral and vouchers, counseling and casework They also will operate an emergency disaster canteen and a mobile feeding unit. The Second Horizon Center provides social, recreation, education, information and health services, plus a monthly dinner and program for older adults Service area includes parts of DuPage and Will Counties in addition to all of Kane and Kendall Counties. Spanish is spoken.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:00 pm-4:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am-12:00 pm; Food Pantry: 10:00 am-12:00 pm Tuesday and Thursday
Eligibility: Call to verify eligibility for a particular program service. Appointments and forms are required.
Documents To Bring: Call for information and to set an appointment.
Address:309 Fifth StAurora, IL 60505Map & Directions
Services: The Community Clothes Closet (CCC) provides free clothing to financially challenged individuals and families. We help people in two ways - we give them free clothing which in turn increases their immediate income They can then spend their limited income on the other necessities of life such as food, shelter, child care, and health improvement Spanish is spoken.
Hours: First Saturday of each month - 9 a.m. to noon.
Eligibility: All are eligible.
Documents To Bring: Shoppers simply give a name, address, & number of family members.
Address:1125 Oak StSaint Charles, IL 60174Map & Directions
Services: Clothes Closet Redeemer Fellowship gives away men's, women's and children's clothing, maternity clothes, toys, car seats, and all types of household items No referral is needed, and no questions are asked Please bring a garbage bag for your selected items. No clothing can be given out during July and August.
Hours: Give Aways: September -June 6:15 pm-7:15 pm 1st Monday of every month unless the first Monday falls on a holiday--then it is the 2nd Monday. No clothing given out during July and August. Drop Offs: 9:00 am-3:30 pm Friday or by appointment-- closed 11/23/12, 12/28/12, 3/29/12. Drop off during June, July & August accepted 9 am-3 pm Tuesday-Friday, BUT phone first to confirm someone is available to receive your donation.
Eligibility: Anyone truly in need.
Documents To Bring: Please call for more information.
Address:901 E Galena BlvdAurora, IL 60505Map & Directions
Services: Bountiful Blessing Food Pantry is a client-choice food pantry The first 50 families are served and may come for food one time per month. The clothing closet is available every other month.
Hours: Food Pantry: 10:00 am-12:00 pm Saturday; Families may come once per month for food and use the clothes closet once every other month.
Eligibility: Kane County Residents are eligible and must provide proof of current address and picture ID.