Wheaton Lions Club Hosts a Community Hunger Food Drive

September 14 – 28
Wheaton Community


The Wheaton Lions Club invites all our neighbors in Wheaton and Carol Stream to join us in the fight against local hunger.  The Lions Club is partnering with local Wheaton and Carol Stream businesses to collect non-perishable food on Monday, September 14th thru Monday, September 28th 2020.  People’s Resource Center’s (PRC) will be the beneficiary of all donations.  This project is part of the Wheaton Lions “Focus on Hunger” which also supports one of our clubs primary “Pillars of Service” for the community.

Since 1975, People's Resource Center (PRC) has been bringing neighbors together to respond to hunger and poverty in DuPage County.  Nearly 30,000 DuPage residents rely on PRC for help each year. With a team of over 2,600 volunteers, they offer nutritious food and other basic necessities like clothes and rent assistance for people facing tough times. 

The current list of items in greatest demand includes:

• Canned meat (tuna and chicken)
• Canned veggies
• Baby diapers (size 5 & 6)
• Adult diapers (size L & XL)
• Baby wipes
• Rice
• Pasta
• Canned beans
• Personal care items

We are also excepting CASH DONATIONS.

NOTE: Perishable food and products past their expiration date will not be accepted.

Please look for the Lions Food Drive donation boxes at the following business locations:




121 Apartments 
Amici’s Salon
Anthology at Wheaton
Cosley Zoo
Courthouse Square Apartments
Glen Ellyn Bank & Trust 
Home Depot 
Huck Bouma
Jewel Foods, North Wheaton
Joe Cotton Ford
Mathieson, Moyski, Austin & Co., LLP

Steamboat BBQ
West Suburban Bank
West Suburban Bank
West Suburban Bank
Wheaton Bank & Trust
Wheaton Bank & Trust
Wheaton Center Apartments
Wheaton Center Apartments
Wheaton Park District
Wheaton Public Library
Wheaton Sport Center

121 E. Front St.
128 N. Main St.
887 Geneva Rd.
219 E. Parkway Dr.
1356 N. Gary Ave.
250 S. Naperville Rd.
130 W. Park Ave.
357 Roosevelt Rd.
475 S. Schmale Rd.
1755 S. Naperville Rd.
Geneva Rd.
175 W. North Ave.
625 S. Main St.
211 S. Wheaton Ave., 
Suite. 400
322 E. Geneva Rd.
401 N. Gary Ave.
1380 Army Trail Rd.
895 E. Geneva Rd.
370 S. County Farm Rd.
100 N. Wheaton Ave.
One Wheaton Center
Two Wheaton Center
1777 S. Blanchard Rd.
225 N. Cross St.
1000 W. Prairie


The Lions Club wishes to thank Standfast Packaging of Carol Stream for donating the collection boxes and Alpha Graphics in Wheaton for printing the signs.

Thank you to all for participating in this Hunger Drive Event!

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