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A Thank You Note

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Getting ready to give!

We just finished our third event where we give seniors 60 and older a five-pack of frozen meals. Another 200 today. We’ve done three of these, partnering with our good friends at DuPage Senior Citizens Council.

We will have two more events to take us into the fall, and the next […]

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On Friday, June 5th, 2020, Downers Grove Township broke ground on its long-planned Township Multi-purpose Senior Center. The project is located immediately next door to the existing Township offices located at 4340 Prince, Downers Grove IL.

Attending the brief ceremony were over representatives of the non-profit volunteer groups and educational institutions that will make […]

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This weekend Cub Scout Pack 227 and Troop 57 led the effort to collect food and personal items, and delivered big time to the FISH Food and Clothing Pantry located in the DG Township building at 4340 Prince.

Thanks to their leaders, Eric Lipa and Jim Lueppe, who organized the event and all who participated […]

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Third Time’s a Charm! 5 Pack Frozen Meals Available to Seniors 60 or over an encore event! This event was so popular DuPage Senior Citizens Council agreed to let us do it a third time!

YOU MUST REGISTER starting Monday June 1st, ending Monday June 22nd at Noon. PICK UP is Thursday June 25th […]

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Township offices Closed Memorial Day , Monday May 25th. The FISH Food and Clothing Pantry is normally also closed on this holiday.

HOWEVER, due to the food pantry being open only one day a week during the quarantine, FISH Food Pantry will be open Tuesday May 26th from 9-11am (normal hours) to distribute food to those […]

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Supervisor’s Note: This is an outstanding example of how non-profit organizations reach out to help each other, to help those in need. These two call to actions, for food and funding for the 50 year young FISH Food and Clothing Pantry, provide not only a bridge over troubled waters for our most vulnerable citizens, but […]

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FISH Pantry UPDATE 3/30

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The “drive up” is open to give food to those in need and accept food from those in deed! Open on Monday from 9am to 11am. Donate online at www.downersgrovefish.org.

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UPDATE: The Annual Town Meeting is required by state law. The meeting will remain scheduled unless and until such a time as the Township receives guidance otherwise. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation on this matter.

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Giving DuPage serves as the DuPage County Volunteer Center, with a mission to promote giving and volunteering countywide.” They have been contacting food pantries and other agencies around the area to see where the need is greatest. Please check out their website. This is an URGENT need for volunteers. You can sign up through […]

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Hey Everyone,
If you eat at the Chipotle by the Township, and bring in the attached flyer, we will get 33% of the proceeds as long as we reach a minimum amount of actual orders. It’s REALLY important that you eat there on Tuesday. Hey… who doesn’t like Mexican food???

Our assigned time Tuesday March 10th from […]

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If you’re navigating the job search process, learning how to negotiate your salary and clinch the phone interview are vitally important! These two classes are being offered at Downers Grove Public Library in March. If you need a boost, plan on attending. 

Downers Grove Library Job Assistance Workshop Flyer

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Annual Job Fair

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People’s Resource Center (PRC) is hosting it’s 5th Annual Job Fair on Thursday, March 12th from 9am-12 pm at its Westmont location. If you’re interested, there are many employers attending to offer a multitude of opportunities! Check it out!

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FFDGTS Pierce Tavern Fundraiser

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If you want to support township senior activities and programs, you simply have to eat dinner at a popular local Downers Grove restaurant….

Where: Pierce Tavern, 5135 Main Street Downers Grove

When: Tuesday, February 11th between the hours of 5pm-8pm.

You can dine in, OR take out by calling: 630-869-5333.

10% of the […]

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We here at DG Township love our seniors, and so does DuPage County. Join us and find out all the things DuPage County Senior Services does! Kibitz with your friends and have lunch on us!

See the flyer for details and register now!

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