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Western Illinois University Food Pantry Resuming Operations this Fall

August 19th, 2020

MACOMB, IL — The Western Illinois University Food Pantry will resume full operations for all students, staff and faculty from noon-5 p.m. Thursday Aug. 27. Due to the ongoing health crisis, the pantry has updated its policies and procedures to keep all patrons and volunteers safe and healthy while visiting the WIU Food Pantry. Health precautions: • All patrons will be required to wear an appropriate facial covering while at the food pantry • Social distancing will be required while visiting the food pantry • Hand sanitizer will be available to use while visiting • Volunteers will... Read More

Western Illinois University Food Pantry Announces Summer Hours

June 14th, 2020

The Western Illinois University Food Pantry has announced its hours for this Summer 2020. The pantry will be open to serve all students, staff and faculty in need from 3-5 p.m. each Tuesday. Proper cleaning measures are in place, as well as social distancing practices due to COVID-19. The health and well-being of all volunteers and patrons remains a top priority. For more information, if you are in need outside of our operation hours, or have any questions or concerns, contact Casey Hendricksen at cv-hendricksen@wiu.edu, Britney Van Tine at bn-vantine@wiu.edu or Emily Shupe at er-shupe@wiu.edu.  Read More

Christmas in July Food Drive Happening Now!

July 1st, 2019

While the temps continue to rise outside, one local man is working to keep the Christmas spirit alive in all of us. Henry’s Christmas Yard, located at 1504 26th Avenue Moline, is currently hosting a Christmas in July Food Drive. Henry the dog and his human Scott Hildebrand are utilizing some fun-filled Christmas decorations to remind us that hunger is not something people only experience around the holidays. It is a year-round issue for many, and our holiday spirit is needed even in the warm months of summer. You can stop by Henry’s Christmas Yard to witness a very patriotic display (including... Read More