CHICAGO -- The Greater Chicago Food Depository has launched its fifth annual Hunger Knows No Season promotion.
ting stores in the Chicago market. The 35 products involved are identified by Hunger Knows No Season signs in the aisles.
Participating retailers include Centrella, Cub Foods, Dominick's Finer Foods, Food 4 Less and Jewel-Osco. Suppliers include Hills Bros., Ragu, Lipton, Hellmann's, Del Monte, Ice Mountain, Minute Maid, Pepsi, Oreos and Land O'Lakes.
The drive is seeking to raise $430,000 this year. It has raised almost $1.2 million since its inception in 2000. The funds are distributed to the Food Depository's 600-member soup kitchens, shelters and food pantries.