During the Thanksgiving holiday season, students, faculty, and staff come together to support their neighbors and families in need. Baskets of food, decorations, and other items are collected and delivered to families in Maywood and surrounding communities. This year's collection will take place November 13-17, 2017.
Basket donations should be dropped off in the Cuneo Center/Stritch School of Medicine Atrium, 2nd floor, November 13-15 between the hours of 9am-4pm. Thanksgiving Basket Flyer 2017 which includes basket sizes and contents.
Many of the baskets collected are distributed through partner organizations in our local community. When possible depending upon availability, individual and family requests for baskets can be fulfilled. If you would like to request a Thanksgiving basket for your family, please complete this request form.
*PLEASE NOTE: Baskets are distributed according to availability. Basket recipients will be notified between Wednesday, November 15 and Friday, November 17 through the contact information provided about whether you will receive a basket.
Thanksgiving Basket Prayer Service
All in the Loyola community are invited to gather for a prayer and blessing over the baskets on Thursday, November 16th at 11:30 a.m. in the Cuneo Center Atrium.