Tuesday, June 1, 2010
COLUMBUS PARK FOOD PANTRY OPEN EVERY FRIDAY, 8-11 AM
Despite the auto accident that hospitalized Executive Director Marjorie Cobbs, the Columbus Park Food Pantry remains open at the Refectory, 5701 West Jackson Boulevard, every Friday morning, 8:00-11:00 AM. Anyone in need of help obtaining food – individuals and families – is eligible to register and obtain food. There is no registration fee, appointment process, and no proof of income or address required. All services are free. Clients are requested to bring a strong box capable of carrying 50-75 pounds of food. Persons interested in volunteering time at the Pantry may inquire during Friday business hours. Financial contributions are appreciated to defray expenses because there is no paid staff. Contributions may be sent to: The Columbus Park Food Pantry, Refectory Building, 5701 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois 60644. All contributions are tax-deductible.
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