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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New Developments in Affordable Housing

A number of supporters of the Interfaith Action of Evanston Advocacy Team joined with others to speak at the September 13th City Plan Commission regarding the proposed Albion Residential development on Sherman Ave and Lake St. The question of whether this building should be approved is beyond the scope of our mission to serve the hungry and homeless of Evanston, and we, therefore, took no position on that. Our goal at that meeting was to ensure that, if approved, it would include a maximum number of affordable units. We were…