Category: Nourishing Hope News

New chief fundraiser joins Nourishing Hope to grow impact

Keenya Lambert, a veteran nonprofit executive with a passion for social justice, is joining Nourishing Hope as its new chief development officer.  In this role, Lambert will lead the successful development and execution of Nourishing Hope’s short- and long-term fundraising efforts, as well as volunteer recruitment. The job and mission align with Lambert’s longtime passion […]

New name, growing need: El Mercadito serves thousands in Humboldt Park as food prices soar

Rebranded food pantry partnership between Nourishing Hope and La Casa Norte connects people to food and social services amid challenging time for many Chicago families Nourishing Hope’s hunger relief partnership with La Casa Norte in Humboldt Park is now called El Mercadito. Formerly known as the Fresh Market, the partnership has been renamed to El […]

Statement on the passing of Bruce Tranen

At Nourishing Hope, we mourn the loss and celebrate the life of Bruce Tranen, a dedicated volunteer and ardent supporter of our mental health program. Among his many life accomplishments, Bruce volunteered hundreds of hours helping our neighbors in need at Nourishing Hope’s Sheridan Market in Lakeview. Since 2020, Bruce and his wife Jan have […]