Thornton Township Food Pantry

The mission statement of The Thornton Township Food Assistance Program seeks to serve the needs of the community, and to answer the needs of the community for food assistance.

We recognize and understand that persons of fixed incomes or underemployed deserve good quality nutritional food, and to be treated with dignity and respect, regardless of race, sex, ethnic background, religion, or socio-economic standing.

(708) 596-6040 X 3180

Monday & Friday:
10AM-12PM; 1PM-3PM
10AM-12PM; 4:30PM-6PM

Calumet City Resources

People Helping People
Calumet City Resources is and emergency pantry for Calumet City residents – in operation for over twenty years. The pantry is supported by the City of Calumet City, several churches, businesses and many generous individuals. Everyone who works for the Pantry is a volunteer.

(708) 891-9330

202 155th Place
Calumet City, IL

Monday & Tuesday:
9:30am – 11:00am 

The Greater Chicago Food Depository

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is Cook County’s local food bank. We provide food for hungry people while striving to end hunger in our community. Working with a network of more than 700 partner agencies and programs including food pantries, soup kitchens and shelters, we provide food and hope for our neighbors in need every day.

(773) 247-3663

4100 W. Ann Lurie Place
Chicago, IL 60632

Senior Transportation Services

The Senior Transportation Program is a Curb to Curb Service provided by Thornton Township for its residents, 60 years of age and older. Transportation is provided to any point of the Township and designated medical facilities only.

A 3 day business day notice for appointment is greatly appreciated. All appointments and adjustments must be made through the dispatch office.

(708) 339-9980
(708) 596-6040, ext. 4011

Service Available
Monday & Friday:
8:00AM – 5:00PM