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 who are hungry are welcome. Individuals 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-inLunchAfternoon / Evening Drop-InDinner
SundaySt. Paul’s
1004 Greenwood
3PM*
MondayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge

7AM-11AM*
Second Baptist
1717 Benson
12PM*


A Just Harvest
7649 N. Paulina, Chicago
12PM – 2PM
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*


A Just Harvest
7649 N. Paulina, Chicago
12PM – 2PM
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 *

(co-hosted by St. Mark’s and St. Matthew’s Episcopal Churches)

A Just Harvest
7649 N. Paulina, Chicago
12PM – 2PM
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
5:45 – 6:45PM *
ThursdayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge
7AM-11AM
*

A Just Harvest
7649 N. Paulina, Chicago
12PM – 2PM
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 Congregational Church House
1417 Hinman
6 -7 PM

(meal prepared by First United Methodist Church)
FridayIAE Hospitality Center
1509 Ridge
7AM-11AM*
First Congregational
1417 Hinman
12PM *



A Just Harvest
7649 N. Paulina, Chicago
12PM – 2PM
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
11:3AM – 12:15PM
First Presbyterian
1427 Chicago
11:30AM – 1PM*