Adults and children occasionally volunteer to help at the Greater Chicago Food Depository, or assemble food kits for Feed My Starving Children in Aurora, Illinois. The next opportunity to help at the Greater Chicago Food Depository will be on Saturday, July 27, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. We will meet at Lyonsville Church to carpool at 8:15 a.m. Contact the church office to learn how to help.
CROP Walk Nine church volunteers participated in the 29th Anniversary LaGrange-Western Springs area 5K CROP Walk on October 21, 2012 and raised more than $1100 for local and world-wide hunger relief programs. Part of the funds raised will go to support our own food pantry at Lyonsville Church.
THE NIGHT MINISTRY We support the work of The Night Ministry in Chicago by providing food and community for people on the nighttime streets. Watch here and on the "What's New" page for future events.
TURKEY DINNER Our traditional Harvest Home Turkey Dinner was last held on Saturday, November 10, 2012, and more than 200 people enjoyed a great meal together. Watch here and on our "What's New" page for information about upcoming events.
We do other community meals as well, including a Valentine's Day Pancake Breakfast. and a Chili cook-off. Watch the "What's New" page for more details about upcoming events.