Food Pantry

 

The Lisle Township Food Pantry is operated for the benefit of township residents who are in need.  It is our goal that no person goes hungry.  The pantry is staffed by a group of dedicated volunteers.  Some, with over twenty years of service to our township.  The director of the program is Lois Biggins.  She can be reached at 630-968-2087 ext 16. The Lisle Township pantry is located at 4711 Indiana Ave, Lisle Il.  It is on the East end of the building.

Through partnerships with the Northern Illinois Food Bank, area businesses, civic groups, and individuals, the pantry can boast about having resources for its clients.

Friends for Lisle Township is a not-for-profit organization that supports the food purchases of the Lisle Township Food Pantry. As a registered 501 (c) (3) charitable organization, monetary donations to Friends for Lisle Township are tax deductible(Tax ID# 262321497). Make checks payable to Friends for Lisle Township. Checks can be mailed to Friends for Lisle Township, 943 E. Gartner Rd., Naperville 60540 or delivered to the township office.

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 Holiday season is almost upon us.

The people of Lisle Township wish to thank the Kiwanis Club, as well as all the individuals who make our Thanksgiving and Winter Holiday gift program work.  Without their help, the joys of the season might be a little less bright.

If anyone would like to donate or be part of the Holiday program, please contact Lois Biggins at (630) 968-2087 x16

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    Lisle Township would like to thank the following corporations, organizations and individuals who

    have so generously donated items to be used for the Food Pantry Vegetable Garden:

 

84 Lumber                                                     Home Depot

Jewel/Osco                                                    Lowes

National Seed                                                Steve Miller

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Lisle Township Food Pantry would like to thank all the people who have helped to make the holidays happier for the many families who are currently suffering economic hardships.

Thank you to all who sponsored a family with young children for the holidays, donated food, sponsored food drives, or made a monetary donation during the 2014 Holiday Season.

Air Cycle Beau Bien Homeowners Association Beebe Elementary School
Benet Academy Pat Briggs Kim Burdett
Connie Bloch Central Park of Lisle Charles Clarke
Sharon & Tim Connell Connor & Gallagher George Cook
Jack Curley Mike Dempsey Ducere LLC
DuPage County Health Dept. DuPage Drifters Club DuPage Montessori
Edward Medical Group Ethel Marshall HCE Michael & Christine Failing
Faith United Methodist Church, Lisle FIS Fidelity Information Services Footprint Retail Services
Fox Valley H.O.G. Colleen Gallois Giant Steps
Gladson Interactive Doris Grillo Kenneth Gross
Health Smart Heritage Harley-Davidson, Inc. HSO
Integrated Inventory Technology Jewel Osco John Morrell Food Group
Norman Kalsted Kinder Care Kindi Academy
Gail Knigge Ed & Christine Linchester Lisle Bible Church
Lisle Kiwanis Club Lisle Library Lisle Lions Club
Lisle/Naperville Chapter Infant Welfare Society Lisle Police Department Lisle Saturday Morning Youth Group
Lisle School District 202 Lisle Township Job Club Lisle Woman’s Club
Mason family Anne Mc Sweeny The Men’s Club of St. Margret Mary
Molex HR. Naperville/Lisle TRIAD National Catholic Risk Retention Group
National Louis University OOCL, USA Inc. James Orndorff
Katherine Pecak Rosehill Montessori St. Joan of Arc
Christian Schelthoff Schiesher School John Trowbridge
Valerie Turner Village of Lisle John Warrington
Dennis Webb Lynn Wilson Michael Woodring

 

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Lisle Township Food Pantry Distribution Information and Requirements

 

Who:    Any person who meets the financial requirement of national poverty guidelines and resides within the boundaries of Lisle Township

 

Monthly Income cannot exceed         1 person    $1,771.00

 

Additional person(s)                                   Add   $620.00 ea

 

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27-Day Emergency Food Disbursement

 

Approx 15-20 lbs, frozen meats, pastas, vegetables

 

1 bag of mixed commodities, canned goods, etc.

 

Extras as available

 

Hours, Mon, Wed, Fri      8:30-10:30

 

The 2:00 to 4:00 Afternoons have been suspended until the construction project at the Township office is completed (Approx 11/10/14)

 

Please call 24 hours in advance to alert the pantry of your intentions to pick up your “27 day pick up” 630-968-2087

 

(This call does not mean you are making an appointment.  Appointments are not required to pick up food.  However, by calling 24 hours in advance, it allows the pantry volunteers to prepare your commodities so you will not have an extended time when visiting)

 

 

 

Perishable Pantry

 

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday

 

11:00 AM sharp.  Register between 10:30 and 10:59 AM

 

An example of products available

 

Fresh Baked Bread

 

Packaged Sliced Bread

 

Fresh Vegetables

 

Packaged Salads

 

Fresh Baked Bakery Goods (cakes, pies, cookies)

 

Pizza

 

Chicken

 

Other Miscellaneous Items

 

(You may attend any and ALL days.  No phone call is needed, as food is available by client selection)

 

 

 

In both cases, bring ID and proof of residency

 

Identification is

 

Any Government issued document with picture and name

 

Proof of Residency is (must supply one)

 

Current Utility Bill (no more than 90 days old)

 

Page 1 of a current lease or mortgage statement

 

Current Tax Statement

 

Declaration of being homeless

 

Bring boxes or shopping bags for perishable pantry, we are unable to supply at this time.