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Volunteers work at Chambana Cranksgiving, which is a scavenger hunt, cycling race and an alternative take on a traditional food drive.
A Soup Stop patron shows the hot meal she has received.
Michelle Hayden, Marjorie LaFont and Linda Davis talk about childhood hunger for the Illinois Commission to End Hunger Listening Session in Peoria
The Cook's' Workshop opened November 2010 at the site of the former California Catering & Restaurant at 38 N. Vermilion St. in Danville.
Chicken that has been cooked and will soon be ready to serve during a Mother's Day brunch at The Cooks' Workshop on Sunday, May 8, 2011.
The Eastern Illinois Foodbank exists to alleviate hunger in East Central Illinois.
Commissioners from the Illinois Commission to End Hunger hearing in Peoria meet with those on the front lines of ending childhood hunger
Tracy Smith of Feeding Illinois and Kerry Lofton of the IL Hunger Commission talk to each other after the hearing on childhood hunger in Peoria
Barbara Shreves (l) and Brittani Evans of the Peoria Area Foodbank at an Illinois Commission to End Hunger hearing in Peoria
Sylvia Acosta, Abel Cintora, Jose Garza and Donna Camp at a hearing sponsored by the Illinois Commission to End Hunger
Rep. Dave Leitch, R-Peoria, speaks during the Illinois Commission to End Hunger Hearing on childhood hunger in Peoria
At the Eastern Illinois Foodbank, 874 pounds of Corn Flakes are ready for volunteers to repack.
Pieta and Luke Thompson organize Chambana Cranksgiving, which is a scavenger hunt, cycling race and an alternative take on a traditional food drive.
Jane Doe serves about 50 meals at day at the soup kitchen.
Illinois Public Media's hunger billboard
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“Growing Hope Against Hunger: An Illinois Response" is your connection to regional resources and content that:
• raises awareness of hunger in Illinois
• looks at the public-private-government response to the need,
• and connects you to resources in your community.