St. Mark’s Boy Scouts Troup 44 helps with the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry Thanksgiving Appeal Turkey Drive at Jewel on Roosevelt to raise money for over 550 families for a Turkey Dinner on Thanksgiving. The Scouts were able to connect with the customers of Jewel and raise approximately $1,040.00 for the food drive over the weekend of October 12th. St Mark’s Scouts and Leaders who gave up their time for the needy were David Felsenthal, Debora Felsenthal, Ian Marshall, Kathy Marshall, Rob Marshall, Simon Mstowski , Mitch Mstowski, Nolan Burke, Sam Nelson, Aileen Burke, Kathy Nelson, Nathan Blaim, Dody Hospes, Will Robinson and Ruth Hospes.
October 19, 2015
Ten Thousand Villages, 503 Pennsylvania Avenue, Glen Ellyn is having a food drive October 20th-26th to support the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. Bring in non-perishable food items to the store during this time to help feed our community in need. Save the date: Ten Thousand Villages is hosting a benefit night on Thursday, October 29th between 5:00-8:00 pm. During this event, they will be donating 15% of all proceeds to the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. The pantry very much appreciates the support and generosity of our community…thank you!