Hunger Action Month Events

Throughout September, we will be partnering with local businesses and organizations to host events and fundraisers for Hunger Action Month. Please see the list below for further details! 

August 31st: Hunger Action Month Kickoff

Lakeview Rewired Cafe, 3508 N. Broadway, 3-7 PM 

10 % of all purchases made between 3-7 will benefit Care for Real! Stop by this awesome coffeeshop and kick off your holiday weekend. 

September 1-30: 30 kids, 30 days, 33K.

Care for Real, 5339 N. Sheridan

Our second annual 30 kids fundraiser, this year aiming to raise 33,000 to ensure we can feed 30 kids, 3 nutritious meals a day throughout the year. Donations can be made by cash, check, or online.

September 1-30: Fromm Family Foods fundraiser

Bark Bark Club, 5943 N. Broadway.

Stop by Bark Bark Club  anytime throughout the month of September, and purchase a Fromm Family Foods item. 4% of your purchase will benefit Care for Real’s Pet Pantry!

September 1-3, 8-9: Deirdre of the Sorrows

City Lit Theatre, 1020 Bryn Mawr Avenue. 7:30 PM 

City Lit Theater will be opening Deirdre of the Sorrows, September 1, and running a special promo for Care for Real supporters on September 1st-3rd, and 8th-9th at the 7:30 pm shows.

Use the code “CARE” at checkout for $20 tickets! Purchase Tickets Here

September 16: GCFD Hunger Walk

Jackson Park. 8:30 AM 

Register to walk in the 32nd annual Greater Chicago Food Depository Hunger Walk, and choose Care for Real as your beneficiary. Our agency number is A00022. Register here. 

September 16: A Night in the Magic Kingdom at The Call Bar

The Call Bar, 1547 W Bryn Mawr. 9:30 PM

The Call Bar will be hosting “A Night in the Magic Kingdom, A Disney Drag Review”, benefiting
Care for Real. 

September 20: Andersonville Farmers Market

Andersonville Farmers Market, 1500 W. Berwyn. 3-8 PM. 

Care for Real will be hanging out at the market on September 20. We will be passing out buttons and other goodies. Stop by and say hi!

23 September :: ACT Shred Event

The A.C.T. Group, 6228 N Broadway. 9 AM- 12 PM. 

The A.C.T. Group, Ltd. is hosting its Annual Charity Shred Event.  They ask that each person bringing materials to shred also generously contribute by donating non-expired, non-perishable food items, cash or checks for donation to Care for Real!

(TBA) : Community Night, Smack Dab Rogers Park. 

More info coming soon!