2018 Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday Serving Events

Hello Friends, 

We are less than six weeks away from the start of our biggest serving events, 2018 Thanksgiving & Christmas Serving.  This is our opportunity to ‘Pay It Forward’, Get Connected and Give Hope to those in need.  Here is your chance to CHANGE THINGS with your KINDNESS and INSPIRE CHANGE in others who see the good your doing.  Don’t miss out on the JOY serving others provides for you, and the people we serve.  

Our Upcoming Events

  • November 21, 2018 – Pacific Garden Mission Thanksgiving Dinner.   Please note, we have already filled ALL of our volunteer slots for this event!!  We invite you to look at our other wonderful serving opportunities.
  • November 22, 2018 – Elgin Community Thanksgiving Dinner, Elgin, IL    Please note, we have already filled ALL of our volunteer slots for this event!!  We invite you to look at our other wonderful serving opportunities.
  • November 22, 2018 – H.E.L.P.S. Thanksgiving Dinner, St. Charles, IL    – We are still looking for volunteers!
  • November 22, 2018 – Ewing Annex Hotel Thanksgiving Luncheon, Chicago, IL  –  Please note, we have already filled ALL of our volunteer slots for this event!!  We invite you to look at our other wonderful serving opportunities.
  • November 22, 2018 – West Cook YMCA Thanksgiving luncheon, Oak Park, IL     Please note, we have already filled ALL of our volunteer slots for this event!!  We invite you to look at our other wonderful serving opportunities.
  • December 15, 2018 – San Miguel Christmas Luncheon, Chicago, IL  – We are still looking for volunteers
  • December 15, 2018 – Ewing Annex Hotel Luncheon, Chicago, IL  Please note, we have already filled ALL of our volunteer slots for this event!!  We invite you to look at our other wonderful serving opportunities
  • December 15, 2018 – Elgin Community Christmas Dinner, Elgin  – We are still looking for volunteers
  • December 22, 2018 – Community Christmas Meal with The Music Box Foundation, Chicago, IL    – We are still looking for volunteers

How to Volunteer:  Please respond via email, food_for_friends@hotmail.com, or use the sign-up genius link below to register.  We hope you will be able to join us for one of these wonderful serving opportunities. If you can only make it for part of the event, that is fine, just let us know what times you are available so we can plan.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0E4FA4AE28AAFD0-20182

It’s a very rewarding experience you and your family or friends will not want to miss!

If you cannot serve but would like to make a monetary donation, checks can be mailed to FOOD FOR FRIENDS, PO BOX 2423, Palatine Illinois 60078, or visit our website, www.foodforfriends.org and click on the “Donate” button!

Please help us Pay It Forward – Get Connected and Give Hope!

Thank you,

FOOD FOR FRIENDS

Note:  Food For Friends is an official 501(c)(3) Christian organization providing hands-on opportunities to feed the poor who are hungry in the Chicagoland area.