Our Community


Our Partners



We partner with the following organizations committed to cultivating caring communities that motivate and support all residents to particpate and access food in ways that promotes and sustains the holistic health of people and the environment.  

Food Pantries & Mutual Aid

  • Saint James Food Pantry
  • Grace Church Food Pantry
  • Emmanuel Church Food Pantry
  • Gifts From God Ministry
  • Chicagoland Food Sovereignty Coalition
  • Marillac St Vincent Food Pantries

Schools & Community Organizations

  • Common Threads
  • Southside Occupational Academy
  • Ray Graham Training Center
  • Strassburg Elementary
  • New Community Outreach
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Drake Elementary

Housing

  • Legends South Public Housing
  • Embrace Living Senior Communities
  • Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library Homebound Seniors

Healthcare

  • La Rabida Children's Hospital
  • TCA Health

Our Funders



Our work would not be possible without the generous financial support of the following non profit organizations, government agencies, foundations, and corporations.

Nonprofit

  • Saint James Catholic Church
  • Grace United Church of Christ
  • Archdiocese of Chicago
  • Chicagoland Food Sovereignty Coalition
  • Grace Seeds Ministry
  • Faith In Place
  • Illinois Stewardship Alliance

Government

  • National Resoure Conservation Services (NRCS)
  • USDA
  • Chicago Department of Public Health

Foundations

  • Aya Initiative (Prince Charitable Trusts)
  • Bohmer Family Foundation
  • Chicago Region Food System Fund
  • Chiditarod Foundation
  • Congregation of Saint Joseph Foundation
  • CPPS Heritage Mission Fund
  • Frechette Family Foundation
  • Fruit Tree Planting Foundation
  • Joyce Foundation
  • Lumpkin Family Foundation
  • MacArthur Foundation
  • Mander Foundation
  • Stone Family Foundation

Corporate

  • Campbell's
  • Continental Electric
  • GrubHub
  • Northern Trust
  • Rimini Street
  • Patagonia
  • Synchrony Financial
  • Whole Foods

Community Supporters



We are thankful for the support and collaboration of the following organizations.

  • A Safe Haven
  • Accenture
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Lambda Mu Omega Chapter
  • Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association at Rush Medical College
  • Brother David Darst Center
  • Chicago Architecture Center
  • Chicago Heights - Park Forest Middle & High School
  • Chinese American Service League
  • CommunityHealth
  • De La Salle High School
  • ELIM Christian Services
  • Ernst & Young
  • Faith In Place
  • Gateway to the Great Outdoors
  • Girl Scouts
  • Hendricks Academy
  • Homewood-Flossmoor High School
  • I Am A Gentleman, Inc
  • Iliana Christian High School
  • John Fiske Elementary
  • McKinley Lakeside Institute
  • Miss Asian Chicago
  • Newell Brands
  • Prairie State College
  • Proactive Community Services
  • SAIC
  • Salesforce
  • San Miguel Middle School
  • Visual Marketing Inc. 
  • UI Health
  • University of Illinois Chicago
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