Each year, the Pantry supplements the nutritional needs for over 5,000 under-served families and individuals in Kane County and surrounding counties.
Community Activist, Aurora Legend
Marie Wilkinson has been a well know name throughout the Aurora area. If you mention her name, everyone has input on how she has impacted their lives. Mrs. Wilkinson has strengthened her community through her activism and leadership as an advocate for human and civil rights in Aurora. Her legacy continues as a beacon of light for women, children, and minorities striving to improve their quality of life. Please click on the following link to view an introduction of Marie on YouTube
A very unique and exciting way to help both the Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry and the Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry to fill their new warehouses. Please visit this page to learn about how your monetary donation will be matched by an anonymous “Guardian Angel”
Another awesome opportunity to volunteer a few hours to help us collect food for our neighbors and families in need.
We’ve expanded to meet our growing community needs!!
Thank you to the Fox Valley Marines for their much appreciated $5,000 from proceeds from their golf outing held on Wednesday August 14th.
Help Us to Continue Marie’s Work
Marie’s dream of making sure anyone who comes to the Pantry will not be turned away because of lack of food on our shelves is kept alive through kindness shown by others. There are many ways that you can help out the Food Pantry. Click on one of the following options below to learn more.