Your contribution helps us pay for the nutritious food, drinks and supplies at the hospitality center, warming centers, and soup kitchens. Additional support goes toward events that promote interfaith dialogue…

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We express our shared values through direct services, including soup kitchens, warming centers, an emergency overnight shelter, a hospitality center, free fresh produce distribution in partnership with The Great Chicago Food Depository’s Producemobile.

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The Education & Advocacy Committee monitors local and national initiatives impacting hunger and homelessness, and recommends political actions for contacting legislators and policymakers. Public Gatherings provide a venue for volunteers, supporters and others who care about ending hunger and homelessness.

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By creating safe spaces for peaceful non-confrontational dialogue, Interfaith Action of Evanston brings people together to build relationships and understanding across faith boundaries. We continue to learn from each other by exploring the varied traditions and beliefs that make up the diverse community in which we live and serve.

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2018 Vision Keepers Dinner Recipients

Executive Director Susan Murphy with MC Paul Traynor, and special guest, Jason Glanz.












The Vision Keepers Dinner took place February 18th and the recipients can be seen here.

Comedy Night Fundraiser for the Emergency Overnight Shelter


 Friday, April 27, 2018
Reception at 7pm, Show at 8pm
Woman’s Club of Evanston, 1702 Chicago Ave.


The Second City Improv All-Stars team is bringing an irresistible show of fresh, fast and funny improvised comedy to Evanston. The masters of the form will astound you with their talent, skill and wit — all without the aid of scripts or sets, but often with audience input.

Come together with Evanston’s caring community at this fun event to help increase the nights of shelter and warmth available for our homeless neighbors next winter. Please invite your friends and neighbors.

Tickets are on sale now here. Or, send a check to Comedy Night Tickets, Interfaith Action of Evanston, P.O. Box 1414, Evanston, IL 60204. Tickets are $100 each which includes appetizers, drinks, the show and a $50 donation.


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Thanks to the Woman’s Club of Evanston for the generous donation of the club’s facilities for the event.