Drop-In Centers and Prepared Meals

COVID-19 UPDATE: All facilities with an * below remain open as planned. Please contact all other facilities directly for more information

There are many organizations in the Evanston area that support the homeless and hungry with drop-in centers and prepared meals. Please see below for an updated list by day and time/meal.

Requirements: All that are hungry are welcome.  Must be safe around themselves and others. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult

Capacity: All meals are first come, first serve and may run out.  Drop-in centers tend to have open capacity

Dietary Restrictions: All meals are served as-is, no dietary restrictions are guaranteed

Breakfast / Morning Drop-inHot LunchAfternoon / Evening Drop-InDinner
SundayImmanuel Lutheran
616 Lake St
9AM-11AM
St. Paul’s
1004 Greenwood
3PM*
MondayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge

7AM-11AM*
Second Baptist
1717 Benson
12PM*
Connections
2121 Dewey
9:30AM – 4PM

Hilda’s Drop-In
1458 Chicago Ave
1:30PM – 4PM

St Paul’s
1004 Greenwood
1PM – 3:30PM (Nov-Mar only)

First Presbyterian
1427 Chicago Ave (Nov-Mar only)
4:30PM-7PM
TuesdayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge

7AM-11AM *
Second Baptist
1717 Benson
12PM*
Connections
2121 Dewey
9:30AM – 4PM

Hilda’s Drop-In
1458 Chicago Ave
1:30PM – 4PM

Bethany Baptist
1225 Elmwood
1PM-
(Nov-Mar only)
Hemenway United
933 Chicago
4PM*
WednesdayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge
7AM-11AM *
St. Mark’s
1509 Ridge
11AM *
Connections
2121 Dewey
9:30AM – 4PM

Hilda’s Drop-In
1458 Chicago Ave
1:30PM – 4:00PM

St Mary’s Catholic
1012 Lake St
(enter through east ramp)
1PM-4PM
(Nov-Mar only)
Beth Emet
1224 Dempster
6PM *
ThursdayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge
7AM-11AM
*
Connections
2121 Dewey
9:30AM – 4PM

Hilda’s Drop-In
1458 Chicago Ave
1:30PM – 4:00PM

First Congregational
1417 Hinman
1PM-5PM (Nov-Mar only)
First United Methodist
516 Church
6PM *
FridayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge
7AM-11AM*
First Congregational
1417 Hinman
12PM *
Connections
2121 Dewey
9:30AM – 4PM

Hilda’s Drop-In
1458 Chicago Ave
1:30PM – 4:00PM

Immanuel Lutheran
616 Lake Street
2PM-5PM
(Nov-Mar only)
SaturdayFirst Presbyterian
1427 Chicago
10AM-11:30AM
First Presbyterian
1427 Chicago
11:30AM – 1PM*