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Restoring Hope for our Neighbors in Need

The Bed & Bread Club® is a monthly giving program dedicated to fighting hunger and homelessness throughout our community.

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When you pledge to give monthly, you’re not just providing food and shelter, you’re sustaining a program that offers second chances.

How Can Joining the Bed & Bread Club Make a Difference?

Your gifts ensure The Salvation Army has the resources to provide shelter, food, and more to those in need.  See what we've done these last three months.


men, women and children were helped through the Evangeline Booth Lodge.

Nearly 1 of every 20 Chicagoan is homeless. The Bed & Bread Club is dedicated to fighting homelessness by offering safe shelter to the homeless in our community.

Fight Homelessness


nights of shelter were offered at our Shield of Hope facility.

Our Shield of Hope facility provides 75 beds to families on a nightly basis in family bedrooms. There are also accommodations for up to 125 emergency shelter situations.

Shelter Those in Need


meals were served to seniors, children and families.

When it comes to fighting hunger, Bed & Bread Club supporters ensure we can serve nutritious meals to the hungry in our community through our feeding programs.

Feed the Hungry


instances of emergency assistance
were provided.

Each year, we assist struggling households in our
community with rent and mortgage, clothing, transportation,
utilities and medications.

Offer Hope



More than 21% of Local Children live in poverty.

How will you help them? 

Victims of impoverished neighborhoods are 32% more likely to remain there than their more fortunate peers. They also face terrifying influences that can
lead them down the wrong path.

Join the Bed & Bread Club

As a Bed & Bread Club member, your monthly support ensures The Salvation Army can provide safe shelter and nutritious meals to people all across our communities including families staying in our Shield of Hope center.

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Our doors are always open.

Our emergency shelters and transitional living centers provide housing, food, and overnight lodging for homeless families and the homeless. Through our holistic approach to serving the whole person, we supplement every shelter service with emotional and spiritual support.

If you or a loved one are facing hunger or homelessness, please call 311. The City of Chicago will contact us for placement.

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