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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2017 Vision Keepers Award Recipients

Birch Burghardt, St. Luke's Episcopal

We honored the 2017 Vision Keepers at the Vision Keepers’ Dinner held on February 19th. Click here to see the Vision Keepers Booklet. A Vision Keeper embodies values that positively impact both the faith community and the larger community. We honor them because they truly grace every life they touch and encourage all of us to affirm our own vision.

Vision Keepers Dinner

They are the face of service in their faith communities. They give unselfishly of their energy, emotions, material resources and time in helping others. Because a need existed, and they arose to meet it. Because they care. Because it was the right thing to do. They are the keepers of what’s best in their faith community’s traditions and mission, and the time has come again to honor their service. On February 19, 2017, Interfaith Action of Evanston will be holding its Annual fundraising dinner to honor the Visions Keepers in…