Northwestern Settlement: Food Pantry & Emergency Services


About this Opportunity

The Food Pantry provides neighbors access to fresh produce, poultry and meats, and non-perishable food items, as well as basic household/furniture items, hygiene necessities and articles of clothing. Neighbors can utilize the pantry’s services and receive food, clothing or furniture items twice each month.

The pantry is open five days a week: Food distribution is available Monday through Thursday mornings and afternoons between 9:00am-11:00am & 1:00pm-3:00pm. Clothing distribution takes place every Friday from 9:00am – 11:00am.

Volunteers are needed for support to move and stock food and other items, assist with check-in, distribute allotment of food items selected by neighbors, sort, organize and/or separate donated items, etc.

[Ideal for individuals or groups up to three people at a time]

Type: Ongoing Opportunity
Good For: Children Under 16, Families, People Over 16
Days: Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Times: Afternoons, Mornings

About Northwestern University Settlement Association

Northwestern Settlement’s comprehensive approach to community building provides immediate assistance for short term emergencies, education opportunities, and access to a wide network of additional programs.

Learn More
Back to the Nonprofit Partners
Donate to VC

Help Us Help You Help Others

Donations to The Volunteer Center are tax-deductible.

DonateBecome a Community Partner