For 35 years we have been distributing groceries to out neighbors in need.  We are passionate about helping those who have fallen on hard times.  Last year we helped...

INDIVIDUALS SERVED

30,000

POUNDS OF FOOD

950,000

DOLLARS OF FOOD DISTRIBUTED

$2,700,000

OUR MISSION

We are passionate about helping those experiencing food insecurity...passionate about making sure those who have fallen on bad times receive proper nutrition...passionate about ensuring children have access to a healthy breakfast, lunch and dinner so they can do their best at school...and simply put, passionate about carrying out God's work in our community.

AT A GLANCE

Philosophy & History

The Philosophy behind the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry is very simple … our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, told us to feed the hungry (Matthew 25:31).  This is the philosophy we maintain each and every day.  He did not say ‘form a bureaucracy to feed the hungry’ or ‘make sure you only feed the deserving poor.’  He told us ...Read More 

Statistics

  • 9,800 families served
  • 30,000 individuals served
  • 62,000 bags of food distributed
  • $2,700,000 of food shared
  • 950,000 pounds of food distributed
  • 932,000 meals distributed

Our Team

  • Executive Director: Susan Papierski
  • Director of Finance: Monica Sowers
  • Administrative Coordinator: Jodi Hefler
  • Pantry Supervisor: Terri Venzon
  • Pantry Assistant: Mary Pat Watt
  • Pantry Assistant: Glenda Ross
  • Operations Manager: Rich Wloszek
  • Food Recovery – Lead: Donna Blake
  • Food Recovery – Asst : Rick Quoss
  • Walk-In Coordinator: Michelle Nothvogel

Board of Directors                  Team Bios

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Hours  of Operation

Monday                   9 am – 3 pm
Tuesday                   9 am – 7 pm
Wednesday             9 am – 3 pm
Thursday                 9 am – 3 pm
Friday                       9 am – noon

CLOSED SATURDAY  &  SUNDAY

Contact Us:

General: Working4Hunger@GlenEllynFoodPantry.org
Volunteer: Volunteer@GlenEllynFoodPantry.org
Director : Director@GlenEllynFoodPantry.org

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