Found in Town is a web-based lost and found service that was started here in Chicago. Right now, when you buy ten tags and use the Community Code LVPANTRY, you receive 10% off and Lakeview Pantry receives a matched donation.
Food Tasting and Nutrition Night! – August 27, 2014,
5-6pm, LVP East
Join us for Food Tasting and Nutrition Night at Lakeview Pantry. Every month, we have a dietitian make dishes based on food currently available at the Pantry. We will get to eat the food and will go home with recipes, ingredients and leftovers.
No need to sign up – just show up!
HamBINGO at Hamburger Mary’s! – September 7, 2014
One thing’s for sure… This ain’t your church basement bingo, honey! With the fabulous Velicity Metropolis as your host, HamBINGO Mary’s is a good time for a great cause. There’s a different local charity every week, and on Sunday, September 7th, that charity is LAKEVIEW PANTRY. Join us at Hamburger Mary’s in Andersonville (5400 N Clark) at 8pm on 9/7 for this fun way to support the Pantry!
Lakeview East Festival of the Arts! – September 13-14, 2014
For 10 years, the Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce has presented one of the most unique and popular art festivals in Chicago. Once again, Lakeview Pantry will be a beneficiary! This popular fest showcases more than 150 juried artists featuring paintings, sculpture, photography, furniture, jewelry, and more. In addition to the art, the Festival has become a center of activity for the weekend with live demonstrations, entertainment stages, family activities and a garden oasis.
Sam Adams Lakeview Taco Fest! – September 20-21, 2014
(Southport between Addison & Roscoe)
Hosted by the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce, Chicago’s hottest new festival (trust us!) is back for its second year, and Lakeview Pantry is a beneficiary! The glorious taco will again get the spotlight it has long deserved when the tortilla-wrapped fave is celebrated at this food and music festival that also kicks off the first official weekend of autumn.
Schubas Pig, Swig & Record Dig! – September 20, 2014
noon – 4pm
Schubas will host their fourth annual record fair with all raffle ticket proceeds going directly to Lakeview Pantry! They will be raffling off tons of cool stuff throughout the day, including autographed screen prints, gift certificates, prizes from our vendors, and a grand prize package featuring a pair of five-day festival passes to Tomorrow Never Knows 2015.
Browse a massive selection of new and vintage CDs & LPs from Chicago’s most trusted record labels and stores, while enjoying the smell of crackling pork skin from the suckling pig roasting outside and drinking discounted beverages from Revolution Brewing. In fact, Schubas and Revolution Brewing have teamed up to host the “Cans For A Can” Drive: Bring in some canned goods for Lakeview Pantry and your first Revolution beer is on the house! Lakeview Pantry will also have an information table set up, so come say hello!