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"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."

- Dr. Seuss

Soup Kitchens in Evanston

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Overnight
Shelter
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Lake
Street
Church
7 PM-7AM
Morning
Shelter
St. Mark’s
Episcopal+
7-11 AM
St. Mark’s
Episcopal+
7-11 AM
St. Mark’s
Episcopal+
7-11 AM
St.Mark’s
Episcopal+
7-11 AM
St. Mark’s
Episcopal+
7-11 AM
First
Presbyterian
8 AM
Lunch St. Paul’s
Lutheran**
3 PM
Second
Baptist**
Noon
Second
Baptist
Noon
Ebenezer
AME
11:30 AM
First
Presbyterian
11:30 AM
Afternoon
Shelter
(Nov-Mar
only)
St. Paul’s
Lutheran
1-3:30 PM
First
Presbyterian
3:30-7 PM
Bethany
Baptist
1-7 PM
St. Mary’s
Catholic
1-4 PM
(entry thru
east side ramp)
First
Congrega-
tional
1-5:30 PM
Evangelical
Covenant
1-5 PM
(Hilda[s place
shelter guests
only)
Supper A Just Harvest(formerly Good News)
5 PM
A Just Harvest
5 PM
Hemenway
United
Methodist
4 PM
A Just Harvest
5:30 PM
Beth Emet
Synagogue
6 PM
A Just Harvest
5:30 PM
First United
Methodist**
6 PM
A Just Harvest
5:30 PM
A Just Harvest
5 PM
A Just Harvest
5 PM

* Hilda’s Place, operated by Connections for the Homeless at Lake Street Church. If you are homeless and would like help, or know someone who is, call EntryPoint 800-439-6691.

+ Hospitality Center, operated by the Evanston Ecumenical Council (EEAC) at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. Hilda’s Place shelter guests only.

** Sponsored by the Evanston Ecumenical Council (EEAC)

# Warming Center Network, sponsored by the Evanston Ecumenical Action

Other Services:

Nonperishable foods (canned foods, beans, rice, etc.) distributed in limited amounts at the Salvation Army Tuesday and Wednesday 9:30 -12:00 AM and 1:00-2:30PM, and at the Food Assistance Center of Evanston, locate at Hemenway United Methodist Church on the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month.Donated used clothing distributed in limited amounts at the Salvation Army Monday 9:30-12:00AM and 1:00-2:30PM at Hemenway United Methodist Church Tuesday 5:00-6:00PM, and at First Presbyterian Church on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month 10:00-12:00AM.

The following services are provided by First Base at Fisher Memorial AME Zion Church Monday-Friday 2:00-4:00PM: use of telephone (including voicemail and fax), use of church address for receiving mail, assistance with resume preparation, counseling, and referral to jobs, housing, and substance abuse treatment.

Addresses and telephone numbers
Beth Emet Synagogue 1224 Dempster (at Ridge) 847-869-4230
Bethany Baptist 1225 Elmwood (S of Dempster) 847-475-9347
Ebenezer AME 1109 Emerson (east of Ridge) 847-328-1707
Evangelical Covenant 1101 Church (at Oak) 847-864-0365
First Congregational 1417 Hinman (S of Lake) 847-864-8332
First Presbyterian 1437 Chicago (at Lake) 847-864-1472
First United Methodist 1630 Hinman (at Church) 847-864-6181
Fisher Memorial AME Zion 944 Elmwood (at Lee) 847-475-4447
Just Harvest (Good News Community) 7649 N. Paulina (N of Howard 773-262-2297
Hemenway United Methodist 933 Chicago (N of Main) 847-328-2600
Lake Street Church 1458 Chicago (at Lake) See note * above
Salvation Army 403 Sherman & Greenwood 847-866-9770
Second Baptist 1717 Benson (N of Church) 847-869-6955
St. Mary’s Catholic SE Corner of Lake & Oak 847-864-0333
St. Mark’s Episcopal 1509 Ridge (at Grove) 847-869-0307
St. Paul’s Lutheran 1004 Greenwood (at Maple) 847-475-3403