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The Illinois Hunger Coalition (IHC) seeks to #EndHungerNow and end hunger's underlying causes through community organizing, advocating for progressive public policies, and public education.

Founded in 1988, the IHC is celebrating 30 years as the only state-wide anti-hunger advocacy organization!

Find out more about the IHC:

List of Upcoming CQC Meetings

The IHC SNAP Outreach and Enrollment team provides assistance with SNAP and Medical assistance applications and screens those potentially available for screenings in English and Spanish.

Upcoming outreach events can be found on the IHC Events page!

Summer food service program

The Summer Food Service Program is a federally funded program designed to fill the gap between school years and ensure kids have access to healthy food during the summer.

The program is free to anyone 18 years of age and younger, and to anyone with a disability 21 years of age and younger.

Call the IHC's Hunger Hotline for more information or to locate summer meal sites!

How you can help:

Contact your state/local representatives:

-US Congressional Switchboard: 1 (202) 224-3121

-Illinois State Switchboard: 1 (217) 782-2000

Contact Governor Pritzker

-Springfield Office: 1 (217) 782-0244

-Chicago Office: 1 (312) 814-2121

> Advocate for our campaigns.

> Volunteer.

205 W. Monroe
Suite #310
Chicago, IL 60606

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Office: (312)-629-9580

Office: 1(800) 359-2163
Fax: (312) 629-3514

*Please note we do not have walk in services*

Illinois hunger coalition

For internship opportunities, contact Diane Doherty: