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CURRENT CAMPAIGNS & NEEDS: 

September was Hunger Action Month! Our APPLE CAMPAIGN very successful as many bighearted donors stepped up to purchase an "apple" for our orchard! Here is a picture from our orchard inside the pantry. Video coming soon of our virtual orchard blossoming! 

2019 Pantry Orchard

WHAT DOES THE PANTRY NEED RIGHT NOW?

We are always appreciative of any non-perishable item donations but as supply and demand fluctuates, so does our need of specific items. If the level of need warrants, we publish a special list of "Most Needed Right Now" items. 

MOST NEEDED RIGHT NOW FLYER --- OCTOBER 2019

CASH DONATIONS

Leveraging our partnership with Northern Illinois Food Bank, we can obtain $8 worth of groceries for every $1 donated! 

Also, 96.5% of all cash donations go directly to purchasing food! Our other operational costs are less than 3.5%!

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Monetary donations can also be mailed to P.O. Box 879; Carpentersville, IL 60110.

Donations can also be made from our Facebook Page (@d300.FoodPantry).

 

ITEM DONATIONS:

We always welcome donations of non-perishable food items as well as personal hygiene, paper & cleaning products. We have an ongoing list of "Most Needed Items" and sometimes we also have a monthly list of "What We Need Right Now." See links to these documents below. 

DONATION DROP-OFF TIMES:*

Tuesdays 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM 

Wednesdays 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thursdays 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

If these times do not work, please e-mail donate@d300foodpantry.org or call us (847-783-7030) to arrange for a special time or a pick-up. 

*We close or have schedule changes occassionally for holidays, etc. Please consider letting us know you plan to come drop-off a donation by calling or e-mailing us beforehand. 

MOST NEEDED ITEMS - ONGOING

 

SPONSOR A FOOD DRIVE:

Sponsoring a food drive is a great way to involve others in your giving! We have lots of recommendations for how to make your food drive the most successful and fun too! Contact us at donate@d300foodpantry.org to get in touch with a member of our leadership team today! They will help you through every step and your group will be on it's way to helping us KEEP THE KIDS FED! 
 
  SPECIAL PROJECTS:

The D300 Food Pantry does several special projects every year for the families we service. Individuals, families, businesses, and groups can all get involved in these fun and engaging projects which bring TONS OF JOY to struggling families! See updates and applicable links below for special projects going on NOW! 

BIRTHDAY BOXES --- ALWAYS IN NEED! 

SCHOOL SUPPLY RE-DISTRIBUTION --- We are currently accepting donations of school supplies! 

SANDY'S STOCKING --- 2019 Guidelines & Information 

CUSTOM HOLIDAY MEAL BOXES --- 2019 Shopping List

 GIVE THE GIFT OF TIME:

The D300 Food Pantry is 100% volunteer-run. Learn more about our volunteer opportunities and how to sign-up here

 

 

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