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  • The good people and great businesses and organizations shown below have supported the mission of Together We Cope generously this year, in addition to becoming sponsors of our 2018 annual golf outing, ‘Luck on the Links.’ We are grateful and look forward to conducting business with them in the [...]
  • It’s been a tradition for many years for Together We Cope to send youngsters off to a new school year each fall equipped with new backpacks and school supplies, a fresh haircut, new socks and underwear, and some incidentals like paper towels, facial tissues and hand sanitizers. Through tremendous community support every year, TWC’s Back to School program provides these [...]




The summertime gap

  • The food pantry staples needed for TWC’s client families change in the summer when children are home from school and don’t have access to the free and reduced breakfast and lunch program. Together We Cope’s food pantry gears up for this annual need by seeking donations of lunchtime food pantry staples for distribution to families in our [...]

Senior Hunger Awareness

  • Nearly one in every six seniors in America faces the threat of hunger and not being properly nourished. This applies to those who aren’t sure where their next meal is coming from and those who don’t have access to the healthiest possible food options. The issue is severe enough that the AARP reports that seniors face a healthcare bill of more [...]


  • About 100 south suburban residents were honored recently for their volunteer work at Together We Cope. The honors were bestowed during an appreciation luncheon in June, and included special recognition for the longest serving volunteers. Len Schaafsma of Oak Forest (shown with his wife Carol) was honored for 30 years of service to [...]