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Serving DeKalb County, IL Since 1993

Upcoming Events

YEP Volunteers – Help turn hunger into hope with your own two hands by packing nutritious meals for hungry children around the world. Total volunteers needed = 35.

Sign up to volunteer at this YEP Outreach Event!

For questions or additional information, please contact YEP Outreach Chair Cameron Carani at yep@dekalbccf.org or YEP Staff Advisor Noah Nordbrock at 815-748-5383.

Do…

  • Come 15 minutes early
  • Wear you YEP t-shirt
  • Wear closed-toe shoes
  • Consider making a donation to Feed My Starving Children
  • Leave all jewelry at home

Do NOT…

  • Come to pack if you’re ill
  • Pack if you have severe food allergies
  • Wear any jewelry (rings, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, watches, etc). You will be required to remove them

Learn more about the Feed My Starving Children.

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