This year Jump For Food has even more opportunities for our community members to get involved and help solve hunger in September. Check out the events below and mark your calendars!
- September 26, 2015 – North Central Football Game & Food Drive
North Central College, 30 North Brainard Street, Naperville, IL 60540 – 12:00 p.m.
- September 1, 2015 – Naperville Hunger Action Proclamation
Naperville City Hall: 400 S Eagle St, Naperville, IL 60540 – 7:00 p.m.
Naperville will officially recognize Hunger Action Month during September.
- September 3, 2015 – Hunger Hits Home Panel Discussion
Benedictine University: 5700 College Rd, Lisle, IL 60532 – 7:00 p.m.
Join Julie Yurko, President & CEO of Northern Illinois Food Bank, Megan Selck, President & CEO of Loaves & Fishes Community Services, and Eric Gardner, Development Director of West Suburban Community Pantry, for an in-depth conversation of what hunger looks like close to home.
- September 7, 2015 – Last Fling Parade
Downtown Naperville – 10:00 a.m.
Come support Northern Illinois Food Bank at the Last Fling Parade in Downtown Naperville.
- September 15, 2015 – Bouncing for Bucks, Sky High
2244 Corporate Ln, Naperville, IL 60563 – 5:00 p.m.
We’re literally JUMPING for Food! Download and bring the flyer with you on 9/15 between 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and a donation will be made to Northern Illinois Food Bank made per jumper. Download Here!
- September 19, 2015 – Concert to End Hunger
Arranmore Farm & Polo Club: 34 Rance Rd. Oswego, IL 60543 – 7:30 p.m.
Join the concert event to end hunger and unite a community. The Steve Chapin Band, with original Harry Chapin band members, will perform classic tunes under the stars to benefit Loaves & Fishes in their work to end hunger and empower lives. More information available here. http://www.loaves-fishes.org/events/concert-to-end-hunger/
- September 21, 2015 – Silence in the Suburbs, Roundtable
95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Rd, Naperville, IL 60564 – 6:30 p.m.
Discussion with Food Bank and food pantry representatives to shed light on how to help give hungry neighbors a voice.