Supporting Mobile Food Pantry Units to bring food to local families
Our 4th quarter 2022 donation was presented to Elmhurst-Yorkfield Food Pantry(EYFP) to support their efforts to bring nutritious meals to local families with mobile food pantry units.
"All of the funds will be used to support the mobile pantry program that helps our school district families that live at the north end of Elmhurst," explained Kathie Watts, Executive Director of EYFP. "This will bring fresh milk, eggs, produce, rice, beans - things they really need."
"We are grateful to Darlene Van Meir and Carol Rounds for presenting this at their meeting," Watts added. "Our sincere thanks to this amazing group of women!
Elmhurst Mayor Scott Levin declares "Elmhurst 100+ Women Who Care" day
At the May Elmhurst City Council meeting, 100+ Women Who Care members were honored for their milestone goal of contributions to charitable organizations since their beginning in November 2013. Mayor Scott Levin read a proclamation "as a result of the generous giving of its members, 100+ Women Who Care Elmhurst area has donated more than $500,000 to 31 unique non-profits directly impacting Elmhurst and surrounding communities. Therefore I, Scott Levin proclaim May 16, 2022 100+ Women Who Care day in Elmhurst and call its significance to the city of Elmhurst."