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Lakeview Pantry’s Health and Hope Program is expanding to Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago thanks to Lindsey Arenberg, Manager of Program Development at Lurie Children’s and a weekly volunteer at Lakeview Pantry.
We’ve been so fortunate to partner with Saint Mary of the Lake Roman Catholic Church to provide space for their pop-up pantries on Sundays. Unfortunately, the last pop-up will be on Sunday, Oct. 24. We look forward to welcoming you during our other operating hours at our Sheridan Market!
Lakeview Pantry, a nonprofit focused on supporting Chicago neighbors with overcoming hunger, improving mental wellness, and achieving life goals, has become one of 50 nonprofits around the country to launch a mobile app that directs home and community gardeners to donate a portion of their fresh grown produce to support local hunger relief efforts.
Lakeview Pantry is excited to start a new process group called Queer in the Time of COVID for individuals who are a part of the LGBTQIA+ community to discuss their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic and highlight things that still feel unheard or unseen. This group will prioritize Black, Indigenous, and other clients of color in its admittance.
Stop by Lakeview Pantry to learn more about COVID-19 vaccines and make an appointment for yours! Information Sharing Sheridan Market (3945 N. Sheridan Rd.) Tues. 9/21: 4pm - 6pm Wed. 9/22: 11am - 3pm The Hub (5151 N. Ravenswood Ave.) Thurs. 9/23: 2pm - 5pm...
September is Hunger Action Month, a month where people all over America stand together with Feeding America and the nationwide network of food banks to fight hunger. Download our upcoming calendar of events and keep up with us on social media and our website to find out how to join us in the fight against hunger!
Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope is Lakeview Pantry’s biggest annual fundraiser, and this year’s event is going hybrid: for the first time, we will host an in-person event on Friday, October 15 at 6pm at RPM on the Water that will be live streamed to viewers at home!
We're thrilled to partner with Cradles to Crayons again for our annual Backpack Giveaway! Distribution of backpacks filled with school supplies starts Monday, August 2, 2021! Children and families can pick up backpacks at the following locations and times: Sheridan...
Every Friday from July 9 to September 3, all Lakeview Pantry locations will be closed by 2pm. Our goal is to introduce this benefit so that our staff can recharge and enjoy their summer after a particularly challenging year.
Lakeview Pantry is proud to partner with One Tail at a Time to bring our community a mobile pet pantry! Stop by to pick up free items for your favorite furry friend on Monday, June 7!
We’re expanding our mental health services! Take control of your tomorrow with one of Lakeview Pantry’s licensed mental health clinicians. Free, no strings attached mental health counseling available to residents of Humboldt Park and Avondale. Now available via telehealth or at La Casa Norte!
Enjoy special prix fixe menus from local restaurants available for dine-in or takeout during Lakeview Roscoe Village Restaurant Week happening from April 9 – 18! $3 will be added to each order to be donated to Lakeview Pantry and Common Pantry. It’s the perfect way to...
Happy New Year! As we celebrated our 50th anniversary of service, 2020 became our busiest year ever. We have so much to be proud of, including responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, opening two temporary facilities to meet the need, expanding all of our programs, and much more! Thank you so much for all your support, and we’re wishing all of our friends and supporters the best in 2021.
This is a holiday season like no other. We’re seeing a continued increase in demand for food assistance from our neighbors throughout Chicago, some of whom are turning to a food pantry for the very first time. Kellie O’Connell, Lakeview Pantry CEO, recently discussed our work with CNN!
At Lakeview Pantry, we believe that food is a human right. The pandemic brought unprecedented challenges, but we were prepared to pivot our programming to meet the needs of our neighbors. Learn more about how we're making a difference in Chicago Real Producers from...
Join us in the fight against hunger from home! Our Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope event goes virtual on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 7pm. Learn more and get tickets at give.lakeviewpantry.org/virtualevent!
Stop by Lakeview Pantry for a flu shot clinic! These clinics are for clients, staff and volunteers.
We are excited to announce a neighborhood partnership between Saint Mary of the Lake and Lakeview Pantry! Saint Mary will be hosting its pop-up pantry at Lakeview Pantry on Sundays beginning October 4th. All in need are welcome! When: Starting Sunday, Oct. 4 — Sundays...