The Pantry is open 10:00 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Fridays.A family may receive food assistance once a month, up to 12 times in a 12-month period. If you or someone you know needs assistance, contact the Pilgrim Faith Church, 9411 S. 51st Avenue, Oak Lawn. Enter through the courtyard on 51st Avenue, then go though door to your left.
If you are moved by the students and staff at Covington and would like to help, the food pantry can use your assistance also. The Community Food Pantry at Pilgrim Faith United Church of Christ in Oak Lawn is a volunteer effort supported totally by donations from individuals, churches and community groups. You can help by:
- Bringing food or cash donations to the church at 9411 S. 51st Ave. The office is open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.
- Getting your workplace, school, church or community group to hold a food drive. The church can furnish a poster with a list of items currently needed.
Items especially needed by the Pantry include:
- Canned Spaghetti and other one-can meals
- Peanut Butter
- Spaghetti Sauce
- Macaroni and Cheese
For more information, call Pilgrim Faith United Church of Christ at (708) 422-4200.