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Evelyn Figueroa

Evelyn Figueroa
Evelyn Figueroa

Pilsen Food Pantry Launches Fundraiser To Find A New Home, Expand Services: ‘Every Dollar Counts’

The Figueroa Wu Foundation aims to buy the church or find a suitable location nearby to expand its many programs for neighbors.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Pilsen Food Pantry Adds Free Shuttle Service To Reach Isolated Families On Near West Side

The Figueroa Wu Family Foundation launched the free shuttle service from ABLA homes and Barbara Jean Wright Court twice a week with help from Reggies and Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Pilsen Social Health Initiative Needs Coats, Scarves, Shoes To Help Families This Winter

The donated items will be given to folks in need to stay warm this winter.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

How A Pilsen Food Pantry Grew To Help Neighbors In Crisis: ‘The Community Has Come Together To Make This Happen’

When coronavirus hit the neighborhood hard, the Pilsen Social Health Initiative expanded its mission, opening a thrift store and hosting a social worker to get families the help they need.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop