People’s Resource Center Launches Hunger Action Month Campaign

(September 1, 2022 WHEATON, Illinois) – People’s Resource Center (PRC) is recognizing Hunger Action Month all September through events, opportunities to get involved and digital content to raise awareness of food insecurity in DuPage County. Hunger Action Month is a nationwide awareness campaign designed to raise awareness of food insecurity and to inspire neighbors to […]

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People’s Resource Center Receives $60,000 Immediate Intervention Grant from the DuPage Community Transformation Partnership Fund

(August 9, 2022 – WHEATON, Illinois) — People’s Resource Center received a $60,000 Immediate Intervention grant from the DuPage Community Transformation Partnership (DCTP) Fund to support PRC’s Essential Services programming to improve stability for DuPage residents continuing to experience the negative health and economic effects of COVID-19.  People’s Resource Center’s (PRC) mission is to respond […]

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PRC Welcomes Ingrid Becton to Board of Directors

(August 1, 2022 WHEATON, Illinois) People’s Resource Center (PRC) is proud to announce the election of Ingrid Becton to its Board of Directors. Ingrid is co-founder and President of George Washington Street Partners, a coaching and consulting firm. Ms. Becton is a leadership coach specializing in young professionals, emerging leaders and career coaching. She is […]

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Wheaton Lions Club Hosts Third Annual Community Food Drive

The Wheaton Lions Club is collecting non-perishable food from Wednesday, September 15 until Friday, October 1, 2021 as part of a community-wide food drive for People’s Resource Center. The club will partner with businesses in Wheaton, Carol Stream, Warrenville, and Winfield, and invites the public to fill the boxes with food donations to meet the […]

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People’s Resource Center Conducts School Supplies Drive for DuPage Children

MEDIA RELEASE For additional information: Carl Alston Marketing & Communications Manager 630.384.1355 (office) 630.202.8294 (mobile) calston@peoplesrc.org Donations are being accepted today through Friday, July 30. WHEATON, Ill. July 20, 2021 — People’s Resource Center (PRC) plans to provide school supplies to 1,000 low-income DuPage County students through its Back to School Supply Drive. Each year, […]

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LINDA CHEATHAM CELEBRATES 25 YEARS AT PRC

WHEATON, IL: People’s Resource Center’s (PRC) Director of Operations, Linda Cheatham, is celebrating her 25th anniversary as an employee of the DuPage non-profit. She was the second employee hired onto the PRC staff when she was hired in 1995 as the Associate Director, working with Executive Director Mary Ellen Durbin. In 25 years, Linda has […]

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PEOPLE’S RESOURCE CENTER RECEIVES GENEROUS GIFT FROM CLARENDON HILLS LIONS CLUB

PRC's New Freezer Truck

The Clarendon Hills Lions Club donation will purchase a 20-foot refrigerated box truck to expand the human services agency’s ability to transport fresh food. (Westmont, Illinois) July 14, 2020 – People’s Resource Center (PRC) received a substantial donation from the Clarendon Hills Lions Club to purchase a new refrigerated box truck to expand the agency’s […]

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