Shop sustainably, save paper, support partners.

Bring your own bag to shop at the Dill Pickle and use the nickel saved to support the work of aligned local organizations!

q3 partners (Jan-mar 2019)

Rooted in growing food,  UCG  cultivates nourishing environments that support health, economic development, healing, and creativity through urban agriculture— with programs including the Fresh Moves mobile market, youth employment, workshops, and policy initiatives.

Rooted in growing food, UCG cultivates nourishing environments that support health, economic development, healing, and creativity through urban agriculture— with programs including the Fresh Moves mobile market, youth employment, workshops, and policy initiatives.

Somos (We Are) Logan Square  is on the front lines of the fight against the continued gentrification of our neighborhood, engaging with development and zoning issues, tenants’ rights and eviction cases, and action for affordable housing.

Somos (We Are) Logan Square is on the front lines of the fight against the continued gentrification of our neighborhood, engaging with development and zoning issues, tenants’ rights and eviction cases, and action for affordable housing.

ISPC  believes that health care is a human right and envisions a system that is publicly financed and privately delivered— a system that uses money wisely, covers all medically necessary care, and lets individuals choose their own providers. The co-op’s collective donation will be made in memory of Jim Rhodes.

ISPC believes that health care is a human right and envisions a system that is publicly financed and privately delivered— a system that uses money wisely, covers all medically necessary care, and lets individuals choose their own providers. The co-op’s collective donation will be made in memory of Jim Rhodes.


Q2 Partners (OCT-DEC 2018)

The Illinois Stewardship Alliance cultivates a local food and farm system that is economically viable, socially just and environmentally sustainable.

The Illinois Stewardship Alliance cultivates a local food and farm system that is economically viable, socially just and environmentally sustainable.

Action for Healthy Kids mobilizes school professionals, families and communities to take actions that lead to healthy eating, physical activity and healthier schools where kids thrive.

Action for Healthy Kids mobilizes school professionals, families and communities to take actions that lead to healthy eating, physical activity and healthier schools where kids thrive.

West Town Bikes fosters and serves Chicago's growing bicycling community and educates youth with a focus on underserved populations.

West Town Bikes fosters and serves Chicago's growing bicycling community and educates youth with a focus on underserved populations.


Q1 Partners (JULy-SEPT 2018)

AUA  is a coalition of individuals, organizations and businesses working to support and expand sustainable agriculture in the Chicago area.

AUA is a coalition of individuals, organizations and businesses working to support and expand sustainable agriculture in the Chicago area.

LUCHA  advances housing as a human right and works to ensure that residents have access to resources which enable their households to thrive.

LUCHA advances housing as a human right and works to ensure that residents have access to resources which enable their households to thrive.

ICIRR  works with member organizations on programs and campaigns that empower the immigrant community of Illinois.

ICIRR works with member organizations on programs and campaigns that empower the immigrant community of Illinois.

 

NICKELS ADD UP!

Since our new store opening in September, our customers brought 71,912 of their own bags to shop the co-op-- passing along $3,595.60 in savings to support the work of our community partners:

$1,372.10
Logan Square Neighborhood Association

$1,186.80
Northwest Food Partners Network

$1,036.70
Center for Changing Lives

Lissette of the Center for Changing Lives   ,    Norma of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, and Rebecca of La Casa Norte   '   s Northwest Food Partners Network.

Lissette of the Center for Changing Lives, Norma of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, and Rebecca of La Casa Norte's Northwest Food Partners Network.

 

NOMINATIONS 

This program is now on a quarterly rotation (every 3 months), supporting 12 partner organizations annually.  To nominate a local organization as a recipient, contact community@dillpickle.coop.