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Loaves & Fishes Community Services hosts ‘Night to End Hunger’ on August 26


Above / Loaves & Fishes Community Services, located in Naperville, will host “Night to End Hunger” at the Hyatt Lodge in Oak Brook, aimed to raise awareness and funds to help serve more than 750 families each week. 

UPDATE! Loaves & Fishes Night to End Hunger silent auction has opened!

Loaves & Fishes invites folks to register on their auction site and begin bidding for items featured during the Night to End Hunger event on Sat., Aug. 26, 2017. Whether attending the evening event or not, everyone is welcome to participate in the auction.

Event guests can enjoy the benefits of pre-registering on the auction site. Guests will be notified in advance of their table number, and may bypass registration upon arrival.

In addition to many experiences, travel, dinners and luxury items, unique and interesting wines are offered. “Many of these wines are truly exceptional,” organizers said.

The link to the Loaves & Fishes Night to End Hunger auction site is: http://LFCS2017.gesture.com

For more information, contact Karen Walsh at kwalsh@loaves-fishes.org.

Loaves & Fishes CEO Mike Havala recently presented an overview of how the nonprofit aims to end hunger and transform lives.

Posted Aug. 11, 2017 / “Last year, more than 20,000 DuPage County residents received over 3.6 million pounds of food and many participated in our Loaves & Fishes CARES programs,” said CEO Mike Havala. “Proceeds from Night to End Hunger enable Loaves & Fishes to execute on our strategic plan to provide those in need with greater access to healthy food and other programs which help them gain self-sufficiency.”

Loaves & Fishes has seen a record number of families in recent weeks and an increase in the number of children, too.

Loaves & Fishes is honored to welcome ABC7’s Judy Hsu as emcee for the evening. Hsu has been recently nominated for her 16th Emmy Award and anchors the 11AM and 4PM newscasts for ABC 7 Chicago. Hsu is also the host for “Newsviews,” a “deep-dive” interview segment that airs on Sunday mornings.

Sponsors for Night to End Hunger include presenting sponsor Thrivent Financial, Dealer Inspire, Readerlink, George and Julie Mann, Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare, Alex W. Nielsen Foundation, WEBIT, Kings Court Builders, First Community Financial Bank, Ameriprise Financial, BMO Harris Private Wealth and Brennan Investment Group.

For more information and tickets, visit www.loaves-fishes.org/events/night-end-hunger/.  Seating is limited for this exclusive event. For sponsorship and event information, contact Special Events Manager Karen Walsh at kwalsh@loaves-fishes.org.

Loaves and Fishes Community Services since 1984

Loaves & Fishes appreciates all support that helps serve more than 750 families in need each week.

Loaves & Fishes Community Services is a registered 501(c) (3) organization that has served the community since 1984.

Their mission is to end hunger and transform lives. The nonprofit provides food and leadership in the community by working together and mobilizing resources to help our clients become more self-sufficient and create their own bright future stories.

Loaves and Fishes Community Services is located at 1871 High Grove Lane in Naperville. For more info, call  (630) 355-3663 or visit www.loaves-fishes.org.

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