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Pilsen Food Pantry
Pilsen Food Pantry

Pilsen Food Pantry Struggles To Find Permanent Home After Archdiocese Meets Its Offer With ‘Radio Silence,’ Leader Says

The pantry has served hundreds of people weekly out of a former church building for two years rent-free. Now, it's trying to buy part of the site for $500,000, but the archdiocese "just blows us off," its leader said.

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Pilsen Food Pantry Giving Away Kids Bikes, Scooters, Helmets At Saturday Spring Movement Event

The event runs 9 a.m.-noon Saturday. Volunteers helped repair the bikes.

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South Side Groups Team Up For El Día De Los Muertos To Feed Pilsen Families

For every four runners who signed up for Sunday's 5K, the Grocery Run Club and Pilsen Food Pantry will give a local family a week's worth of groceries.

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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.

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Free Food, COVID Vaccinations And Books Available At Juneteenth Resource Fair Saturday In Pilsen

People also can get help signing up for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program at Saturday's fair.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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