State, Nonprofit Distributing Free Milk To Low-Income Families

Thursday, October 25, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Melrose Park IDHS office, where low-income families will be able to get free milk through March 2019. | Google Earth 

The state and a well-known nonprofit have joined arms to distribute free milk to families in need, according to an ABC 7 news report.

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Preckwinkle Visits Maywood To Announce New Food Security Initiative

A worker unloading food from a Greater Chicago Food Depository truck. | Roosevelt Institute  Wednesday, January 6, 2015 || By Nicholas Samuel || Updated: 11:26 PM Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle was in Maywood on Jan. 5 to announce the creation of the Cook County Food Access Task Force—an entity that will be operated out of Preckwinkle’s office in collaboration with the Greater Chicago … Continue reading Preckwinkle Visits Maywood To Announce New Food Security Initiative

New Pantry at Hines VA Looks to Feed 150 Per Week — Forest Park Review

Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital. Photo by hinesva.gov.  Thursday, November 20, 2014 || Originally Published: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by the Forest Park Review || Jackie Glosniak || Updated: 1:25 AM Just in time for Veteran’s Day, a new food pantry at the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital opened its doors for the first time Nov. 6 with the hopes of serving thousands of area veterans … Continue reading New Pantry at Hines VA Looks to Feed 150 Per Week — Forest Park Review