Exterior view of Student Resource Center

Northern Illinois Food Bank

Our vision at Northern Illinois Food Bank is for everyone in Northern Illinois to have the food they need to thrive. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and proud member of Feeding America, we serve our neighbors in 13 counties with dignity, equity and convenience, providing 250,000 meals a day. We bring together manufacturers, local and corporate grocers, area farmers, corporations, foundations, and individuals who donate food and funding, and each week nearly 1,000 volunteers help us evaluate, repack, and distribute food. We also proudly partner with more than 900 food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, and youth and senior feeding programs to provide nutritious food and resources.

Organization Address

273 Dearborn Court
Geneva, IL 60134

Name and Position of Contact Person

Rose Stelter, Volunteer Manager

Phone Number

(630) 443-6910 ext. 171

Email Address

rstelter@northernilfoodbank.org

Website Address

solvehungertoday.org

Days/Hours Available for Service Learners

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9 to 11:30 a.m., 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m. to noon

Description of Service Learner Role

Help sort and pack food in a warehouse environment.  Distribute food at outdoor Mobile Markets to neighbors in need, helping load food into cars.  

Organization Requirements

Must be pre-registered (call or use website). Must wear fully enclosed shoes (no sandals).  Masks required in building for indoor packing opportunities.  

Number of Placements Available

10

Contact Information

Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
Email: csc@cod.edu
Phone: (630) 942-2230
Fax: (630) 942-4596

Regular Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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