Greater Chicago Food Depository
The Greater Chicago Food Depository is a vital nonprofit organization committed to fighting hunger throughout Cook County. Serving as Chicago’s primary food bank, it distributes nourishing food directly to community members in need while also partnering with local agencies and programs. Through a blend of generous donors, committed volunteers, and unwavering dedication, the Depository has been at the forefront of addressing food insecurity, ensuring that every individual has access to the meals they need.
St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a world-renowned institution dedicated to advancing cures and means of prevention for pediatric catastrophic diseases. Founded by entertainer Danny Thomas, the hospital ensures that no child is denied treatment based on race, religion, or a family’s ability to pay. Through groundbreaking research and unparalleled patient care, St. Jude’s has transformed the way the world understands, treats, and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.
The Field Museum, located in Chicago, is one of the world’s premier natural history museums. With its expansive collections and exhibits, the museum offers insights into the Earth’s history, diverse cultures, and the natural world. From ancient artifacts to dinosaur fossils, the Field Museum invites visitors on a journey of discovery, fostering curiosity and a deeper understanding of our planet.