Food & In-Kind Donations

We strive to provide our clients with nutritious meals. Healthier food options such as low-fat, low-sugar and reduced-sodium products are most appreciated.

We regret we cannot accept:

Used Toys
Household Items

Most Needed Items

  • Rice
  • Pancake Mix & Syrup
  • Boxed Dinners (Mac & Cheese, Hamburger Helper)
  • Peanut Butter & Jelly
  • Baby Diapers & Wipes

Canned Items We Need

  • Fruits & vegetables
  • Soup
  • Tomato products
  • Chicken & Tuna
  • Dinner (Spaghetti-Os)

Run a food drive on our behalf

Please consider running a food drive on behalf of West Suburban Community Pantry! Please contact Lisa Spaeth (info below) if you would like a flyer that you can use that lists our most current needs. Thank you for helping to bring awareness to hunger in our community.

Donation hours:

  • Monday – Friday  8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Saturday  8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Donation receipts are available.

For holiday closings, please visit our Get Help page.

Monetary Donations

Monetary donations are also needed to purchase food in bulk.
Donations can be made HERE.

For additional information about our food and in-kind programs, please contact Lisa Spaeth, Development Director at or 630-948-8132.

Monthly Promotions

We are working on bringing back our Monthly Promotions while we work to serve our hungry neighbors with their most pressing needs. Please use the Food Drive Flyer and Personal Care Flyer here for your collection efforts. As always, we appreciate your support, and we look forward to reinstating the monthly promotions at a later date.

Food Drive Flyer

Personal Care Drive