Forward Together Food Drive


Join us as we work to address food insecurity with community partners across our NorthShore – Edward-Elmhurst Health service area. At each of the participating locations, we will be collecting non-perishable donations to address the specific need in the community we serve together. Please check out the information below about suggested donations and exact locations. You can also participate by making a financial donation directly to the organization in your community.

Common Pantry, Chicago

The Common Pantry is requesting donations of:
  • Whole grain, non-sugary cereals
  • Hearty, low-sodium soups
  • Multigrain crackers
  • Brown rice
  • Olive oil
  • Low-sodium pasta sauce
  • Easy prep meals (ex. low-sodium, whole grain Hamburger Helper)
  • Full-sized toiletry items (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, toothpaste,deodorant, disposable razors, etc)
  • Adult diapers, size M, L, and XL
  • Feminine hygiene products
Donations can be brought to:

Galter Medical Pavilion Lobby (Directions)
Galter LifeCenter Lobby (Directions)
Outside Gift Shop, Main 3 (Directions)

Or you can make a monetary donation:


Donation opportunities at our other locations

For information about the Forward Together Healthy Food Drive at our other NorthShore – Edward-Elmhurst Health locations, please visit: