59% of people seeking food assistance choose between paying for food and paying rent or mortgage.
Each night in the U.S., 17.4 million families go to bed hungry. An additional 6.9 million families experience very low food security. That means they don't always know where their next meal is coming from.
The Salvation Army has food pantries in more than 25 locations throughout the Chicagoland area. Food boxes may include shelf-stable pantry items, breads, cereals, meat and other household necessities. For more information, contact a Corps Community and Worship Center near you.
The Salvation Army makes more than 25 stops every day to provide hot meals and case management, mental health and substance abuse services to those living on the streets. We are ready to assist those interested in leaving the streets. View the schedule here.
The Salvation Army provides nutritious meals each day for families staying at our emergency shelters or
enrolled in the Head Start/Early Head Start and camp programs. Most after-school programs also provide a healthy snack.
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