Lakeview Pantry Food Drive Flyer

Lakeview Pantry is Chicago’s largest food pantry and distributes over 1.3 million meals to our neighbors every year.  There is a satellite pantry on the St Alphonsus Campus in the Athenaeum building.  Please help your local neighbors that are less fortunate help to feed themselves and their families.

Donations will be collected at each mass, and will also be accepted at the St Alphonsus Rectory during regular Office Hours.

St Alphonsus Rectory Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday, Friday 11:30am – 8:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, Rectory Office Closed


o Ketchup, mustard, and mayonnaise
o Cereal and oatmeal- family size preferred
o Peanut butter and jelly
o Sunscreen
o Ventra passes- 1, 3, or 7 day

All non-perishable, unexpired food items are appreciated!
Consider donating modest sizes. For example; several 24oz cans are preferable to one 64oz can, easier to carry home.

To make a financial donation online, visit
To make sure St Alphonsus gets credit…

  • When you get to the donation form, in the section labelled “What brought you to our site to give today?“, please select “Participating in a food drive…
  • In the “Additional Comments” section at the bottom of the form, please write “St Alphonsus Knights of Columbus food drive

For questions about the St Alphonsus Knights of Columbus Food Drive for Lakeview Pantry, please contact the event chairman, Paul Gillespie at

For more information about Lakeview Pantry, and how to help them above and beyond this Food Drive, please contact:
(773) 525-1777 X 212