Our answer to Englewood's
Food Desert Status

Fresh produce to the doorsteps of Chicago's Food Insecure Residents

Dream Fridge is our answer to Englewood’s food desert status, poverty rates, and lack of fresh grocery options. The community fridge is open Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm, offering fresh fruits, vegetables, and water to residents. Since its inception, Project Dream Fridge has provided more than 23,700 lbs of fresh food and water across the equivalent of 9,500 meals. With an average of 118 servings of 275 lbs. of food and a weekly cost of $500, the Dream Fridge is a well-received offering.

Filled with Fresh Produce and
Open for the Community

Days Per Week

Fresh Produce

Pounds Per Week

We need your support to help the community.

60% of Englewood Residents Surveyed have identified as food insecure.

The median household income in Englewood, is $21,275, a gross disparity to the median Chicago household income of $55,198

Englewood has the highest
Percentage of impoverished
Households in the State

Donate to help make an impact.

Donate to
help make an impact.



Fills the Dream Fridge with
1 Day of Fresh Produce





Fills the Dream Fridge with
5 Days of Fresh Produce