Positively Naperville, Loaves & Fishes Celebrates the Opening of New Food Distribution Hub

Loaves & Fishes Community Services Celebrates the Opening of New Food Distribution Hub. Loaves & Fishes Community Services invites the public to join them for a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of their new food distribution hub.  The festivities will take place beginning at 3PM on Wed., Oct. 27, at 580 Exchange Court in… Read more »

Ribbon Cutting Celebration, October 27

We invite you to join us in celebration! We are thrilled to be opening our new Food Distribution Hub!  The addition of this building will substantially increase the number of families served, expand our geographic service area, increase the amount of healthy food offered and provide an omnichannel distribution for our clients. For more information… Read more »

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September is Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month! Feeding America’s annual Hunger Action Month initiative encourages our community to take action and become part of the solution to end hunger. They use the color orange to draw attention to this initiative and invite the public to “go orange” on September 17th. Without awareness of a problem, people cannot… Read more »

Positively Naperville | Are You a Face of Compassion?

Positively Naperville, August 18 2021 | Are You a Face of Compassion? Compassion is what drives most of the engagement with Loaves & Fishes. The word is defined as a deep awareness of others’ distress, together with a desire to alleviate it. Kind people who can see how difficult things are for others and want… Read more »

Faces of Compassion

The Building for Lasting Impact initiative allows Loaves & Fishes to efficiently serve substantially more families in need. The plan allows us to expand geographically and provides omnichannel distribution through a hub and spoke model. Faces of Compassion Are you a face of compassion? Be part of the next phase of our Building for Lasting Impact… Read more »

Positively Naperville, Loaves & Fishes CARES Car Program

  Loaves & Fishes CARES Car Program While COVID-19 resulted in the temporary closures of many businesses and client programs over the past year, the Loaves & Fishes CARES Car Program remained open and gave clients a ray of hope during the uncertainties of the pandemic. Click here to read the entire article.

Positively Naperville, Loaves & Fishes: Volunteers Make it Happen

The typical day at Loaves & Fishes begins early in the morning, as our dedicated volunteers prepare for the nearly 1,000 families we serve each week.

They start the day by setting up our drive-through distribution route with orange cones, directional signage, and tents. Rain or shine, they put on their orange safety vests and are ready to greet our guests with a smile.

Loaves & Fishes Community Services Welcomes Four New Board Members

(Naperville, IL –May 24, 2021) Loaves & Fishes Community Services is very pleased to announce the appointment of four new board members:  Kristen Refness, Shafer Suggs, Ashfaq Syed, and Joel Weinberger. Kristen Refness is an accomplished professional with comprehensive experience in financial management and treasury services. She currently serves as the System Director, Hospital Financial… Read more »

Father’s Day Food Drive

Join us for our Father’s Day Food Drive!   The fathers we serve face the harsh reality of not having enough food to feed their children. Let’s join together to provide hope for fathers in our community. Donate to our Father’s Day Food Drive to support those who need our help and honor the special dad… Read more »