Posts Tagged: Community

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 »


Spotlight on Food Rescue

Spotlight on Food Rescue  Did you know that approximately 60% of the food Loaves & Fishes distributes is from our food rescue program? The remaining food comes from food drives (20%) and food that we purchase (20%).  Our trucks make many weekly stops to local grocery stores who partner with us. The food we rescue… Read more »


NCTV17, Spotlight, Feb. 1 2021

Mike Havala, CEO and President was a guest on NCTV17 Spotlight.  Take a look at his interview below. Loaves & Fishes Community Services


Naperville Based Company Aims to Stay Positive…|Daily Herald

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REFUEL 2020

Looking for 2021 Refuel tickets?  Stay Tuned!


Giving Tuesday 12-1-20

Loaves & Fishes is a proud participant in Giving Tuesday. Please mark your calendars for Tuesday, December 1st, 2020, and follow us on social media to be apart of a Journey of Generosity! We are very fortunate to have a matching gift of $75,000, which means that your donation will have an extraordinary impact in… Read more »


Hinsdale Magazine Sept. Issue, A Helping Hand

Thank you Hinsdale Magazine for including us in your September issue, A Helping Hand, Community Memorial Foundation working together with non-profits.    


Loaves & Fishes Masks

Pre-purchased masks can be picked up at the Loaves & Fishes front desk Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 10 am-1 pm. If you wish to make other arrangements for pick up, contact nlouis@loaves-fishes.org  Please select “Purchase L&F Mask-$15 each” from the drop-down menu provided on the Donation page. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR MASK Thank you… Read more »


Loaves & Fishes: Making a Difference by Working Together

Loaves & Fishes: Making a Difference by Working Together | Positively Naperville, June 1, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed our way of life and caused a great deal of strain on our community. With unemployment reaching historic highs in just a couple of months, many households are concerned about their immediate financial future… Read more »


At Loaves & Fishes, everyone is welcome, but discrimination is not.

        June 5, 2020 We are deeply saddened, frustrated and outraged by the recent and long history of inexcusable acts of hatred and injustices in our society.  Nobody should ever be subject to oppression, racism and inequity. Loaves & Fishes strives to be a trusted resource to our friends and neighbors in… Read more »