Welcome to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry

The Glen Ellyn Food Pantry is a non-profit ecumenical organization that serves thousands of people every year who need food assistance in the communities of Carol Stream, Glendale Heights, Glen Ellyn, Lisle, Lombard, and Wheaton.  Visit out Donations and Volunteers pages to find out how you can help support our mission.   If you would like to shop for food at the Pantry, please call to make an appointment. The Glen Ellyn Food Pantry is located inside Grace Lutheran Church: 493 Forest Avenue Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 630-469-8668.

GEFP News

Holiday Gift with Honorary Donation

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Make an Honorary Gift Donation of $15 or more to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry and receive a Pantry coffee mug to give to your honoree. Mugs can be pick up at the Pantry or the Glen Ellyn Public Library.

Happy Birthday Anna Mae!

imageAnna Mae Bedsworth is a 7 year old GE resident and a student at Wheaton Christian grammar school. She asked her friends to bring food for the Food Pantry instead of presents for her 7th B day party. She collected 10 bags for the Pantry!

Scare away HUNGER

A Big Thank You to the two kids from GDH who did a food drive in their neighborhood on Halloween called  “Scare away HUNGER” that provided  the Pantry with 19 bags of food!
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Pantry Holiday Hours

Happy Thanksgiving!
Tuesday, November 25th – Open 9:00 am – 3:00 pm; Closed 5:00-6:30 pm
Wednesday, November 26th – Closed
Thursday, November 27th – Closed
Friday, November 28th – Closed

Merry Christmas!
Tuesday, December 23th – Open 9:00 am – 3:00 pm; Closed 5:00-6:30 pm
Wednesday, December 24th – Closed
Thursday, December 25 – Closed
Friday, December 26 – Open for donation drop-off 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Happy New Year!
Monday, December 29 – Open for donation drop-off 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tuesday, December 30th – Open for donation drop-off 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wednesday, December 31st – Closed
Thursday, January 1st – Closed
Friday, January 2nd – Open for donation drop-off 10:00 am – 1:00 pm


The Pantry Needs your Brown Paper Bags!

The Glen Ellyn Food Pantry is running short of brown paper grocery bags. If you have extra brown bags, please drop them off at the Pantry Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., or Tuesday evening, 5:00-6:30 p.m.