Posts Tagged: News

Fox 32, Good Day Chicago Interview with Mike Havala, January 12, 2021

In case you missed it, Mike Havala, Loaves & Fishes President & CEO, appeared on Fox 32, Good Day Chicago. Tuesday, January 12, 2021 https://www.fox32chicago.com/video/889157


Positively Naperville, Loaves & Fishes Community Services Acquires Additional Building

Loaves & Fishes Community Services Acquires Additional Building | Positively Naperville, January 11th 2021 Loaves & Fishes Community Services is pleased to announce that it has acquired an approximately 30,000 square foot warehouse distribution building to serve as its new hub.  Last year, Loaves & Fishes adopted a new hub and spoke model as part… Read more »


Loaves & Fishes Acquires Additional Building

Loaves & Fishes Community Services Acquires Additional Building New Hub & Spoke Model to Serve Healthier Food to More Families More Efficiently (Naperville, IL – January 11, 2021) Loaves & Fishes Community Services is pleased to announce that it has acquired an approximately 30,000 square foot warehouse distribution building to serve as its new hub. … Read more »


Naperville Based Company Aims to Stay Positive…|Daily Herald

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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.    


Daily Herald, Helping the Helpers

Daily Herald, Helping the Helpers July 24th. An increase in demand combined with a reduction in supply has affected Naperville-based Loaves & Fishes Community Services’ ability to serve its clients. Founded in 1984, Loaves & Fishes provides healthy food and impactful programs for self-sufficiency to people in need. Read more here   


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 »


Loaves and Fishes adjusts as demand for food grows…

Decent: Loaves and Fishes adjusts as demand for food grows: ‘What do we need to do to get to where we need to be? Chicago Tribune, May 1, 2020 By Hilary Decent “With food, the need is right here right now. We are the boots on the ground,” Mike Havala, CEO of Loaves and Fishes… Read more »


Remembering Diane & Dalis Ramonas

Remembering Diane & Dalis Ramonas The Loaves & Fishes family is lovingly remembering Diane & Dalis Ramonas. Diane had been a devoted member of our staff for more than five years. As Community Relations Manager, she worked tirelessly to raise awareness about poverty and hunger. Dalis was a wonderful friend of Loaves & Fishes too,… Read more »