In this ‘Doing Good’ segment, the coming holiday season will bring a surge of attention for food pantries across the region. Many people and organizations make donations of food, money, and their time to help address the problem of food insecurity. While there are a number of large pantries in the area, First Light host Brian O’Keefe traveled to a smaller operation in southern Lisle. Deborah Hammond-Watts is the Chairman of the REACH food pantry. The group…located in a former single family home serves more than 200 families every month
This week in the latest installment of our on-going ‘Doing Good’ segment, WDCB’s Gary Zidek continues his look at the non-profit agencies in the region and the volunteers that help them achieve their goals. For over 30 years, Loaves and Fishes Community Services has helped feed DuPage County residents; but the Naperville-based group has now expanded its mission.