Niles Township Trustee Don Gelfund (right) and Food Pantry Director Tony Araque were happy to take delivery today of nearly 100 bags of food courtesy of St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church in Skokie.
Trustees Mark Collins and Donald Gelfund were delighted to welcome Marijana Herljevic representing Republic Bank located in Lincolnwood. She presented the trustees with a $1,000.00 check from the bank for Niles Township Food Pantry Foundation. We can feed many of our clients with this donation and all of the kind people who have made this holiday season so successful.
Thank you Republic Bank!
We are grateful to all of our elected officials for volunteering their time to help out with the distribution of holiday food to our clients.
Thank you to State Representatives Lou Lang, and Laura Fine. Back again for the second day are Supervisor Marilyn Glazer, Trustees Bonnie Ognisanti, Mark Collins and Donald Gelfund.
Thanks also to Trustee Ognisanti’s daughter Maddie , Laura Fine’s husband Michael and Lou Lang”s assistant Eden Nissani among the many other volunteers who make these days happen.
Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (center), Democrat for State Representative Jen Gong-Gershowtiz (3rd from right) and a host of others are among the groups of volunteers who have been assisting this week with the Niles Township Food Pantry’s holiday distribution of food and toys.