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!