Maine Township Office of Emergency Management (OEM) and
Township elected officials were out in the cold and snow on Dec. 14 to collect
food and cash donations for the Maine Township Emergency Food Pantry.
Due to the tough economic times and the holidays, the demand on the food pantry is as high as ever. The group was stationed at the Shop ‘N Save in Des Plaines to help keep the pantry supplied.
Left to right,
are Cody Hendricks, Deputy OEM Director Dagmar
Rutzen, Highway Commissioner Robert
Provenzano, Jim Coursey, Alex Hendricks, John Aykroid, Tracy
Hancock and Geoff Stevens. The Hendricks brothers of Park Ridge were not working
the drive but did stop by with their Dad with a nice
For information on the food pantry, call
847-297-2510. Assistance is available for large pick-ups.