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Congratulations to our Moving Up Graduates!

We are so very proud of our new Moving Up Graduates! These ladies committed to this program and discovered what was holding them back from living a more self-sufficient life. We are very thankful for the program’s facilitators, Donnishia Brown and Dr. Catherine Jackson, and the dedicated volunteers who provided services and meals each week…. Read more »


Loaves & Fishes steps up to the plate amidst food price inflation

Loaves & Fishes steps up to the plate amidst food price inflation  


Daily Herald: Why suburban food pantries expect further stress

Why suburban food pantries expect further stress by Eric Peterson January 27, 2023 Go to the Daily Herald here: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20230127/why-suburban-food-pantries-expect-further-stress–?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter Download a PDF here: https://www.loaves-fishes.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/Why-suburban-food-pantries-expect-further-stress.pdf


Loaves & Fishes Welcomes Megan Lynch to the Board of Directors

Loaves & Fishes Community Services announces the appointment of Megan Lynch, Manager of the Charitable Fund at Duly Health and Care to their Board of Directors. 


Positively Naperville, The Power of Moving Up

Loaves & Fishes: The power of moving up The Power of Moving Up by Mary Boulos, Director of CARES Programs at Loaves & Fishes Community Services “This is not for the weak!” That is the consensus about Loaves & Fishes’ Moving Up program according to this year’s program graduates. Please allow me to explain. Moving… Read more »


Loaves & Fishes: Bringing healthy food to communities in need

Loaves & Fishes: Bringing healthy food to communities in need January, 5, 2023| Edward Elmhurst Health Healthy Driven Community New funding from Edward-Elmhurst Health will help nonprofit Loaves & Fishes expand the distribution of healthy food to those in need in Will and DuPage counties. The project is being supported through Edward-Elmhurst Health’s Community Investment… Read more »


WGN Radio, Giving Tuesday: Busey Bank and Loaves & Fishes

Listen to the interview here. https://wgnradio.com/your-money-matters/giving-tuesday-busey-bank-and-loaves-fishes/ Host Jon Hansen is joined by Busey Bank’s Sean Gallagher, Executive Vice President and Regional President, and Natasha Marriner, Vice President and Private Wealth Advisor. Natasha talks about donations to charity and taxes and Sean suggests having a plan and remaining consistent with it. Plus, he recommends staying updated on IRS… Read more »


Positively Naperville: Doing Something About It.

Loaves & Fishes: Doing something about it    


Daily Herald, Flying off the shelves: Food pantries trying to feed more with fewer resources

  ‘Flying off the shelves’_ Food pantries trying to feed more with fewer resources – Shaw Local


Leaders & Legacies: Hossein Jamali, Restaurateur and Humanitarian

Leaders & Legacies: Stories of Local Impact is an ongoing series brought to you in partnership with the Daily Herald and DuPage Foundation. It highlights the inspiring stories of local individuals, families, and businesses that have made or are making a lasting impact for our community through their generosity and leadership.