Date: Thursday, February 27, 2014
Location: Ditka’s – Chicago
Map: 100 E. Chestnut Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Registration: 11:30 am to noon; Lunch, noon
The Community Service Committee will be collecting food and monetary donations to benefit the The Greater Chicago Food Depository.
The Food Depository distributes donated and purchased food through a network of 650 pantries, soup kitchens and shelters to 678,000 adults and children in Cook County every year. Please bring any nonperishable canned and packaged foods (no glass) that have yet to expire to the business meeting. Some of the most-needed items are: beans, canned fruit, canned vegetables, cereal, chili, jelly, macaroni and cheese, pasta, pasta sauce, peanut butter, rice, shelf-stable milk, soup, stew, tuna.
Alison Siegler, University of Chicago Law School Clinical Professor and Director for the Federal Criminal Justice Clinic, will speak on the Clinic’s experience with authoring an amicus brief in the Supreme Court case of Alleyne v. United States, decided June 17, 2013.