Joe Neri, CEO at IFF
“All we want is a functional building to serve people—that’s it. It sounds so simple.
Lakeview Pantry operated for 22 years from a 970-square-foot boiler room in the basement of the Jane Adams Center. Within these modest confines, the organization grew into one of the busiest food pantries in Chicago.
IFF and JPMorgan Chase worked to create a partnership in the Midwest that would expand CDFIs and nonprofits accessibility to capital and further growth within communities.