AURORA, Ill. – State Reps. Barbara Hernandez, D-Aurora and Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, are partnering with The Kane Senior Council and the Aurora Police Department to provide free frozen meals to seniors on Monday, Dec. 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Aurora Police Department’s station located at 1200 E. Indian Rd. in Aurora.
“I am excited to be working with other community leaders to be able to bring this service for a third time to members in our community,” said Hernandez. “This pandemic has been devastating for many senior residents and their families, so I am grateful for the Wheels on Meals program and the work that the Kane Senior Council does to assist our senior community.”
Kane County residents who are age 60 or older are eligible to receive five frozen meals. Participants are required to register in advance and can do so by calling Hernandez’s office at 630-270-1848 or emailing her at RepBarbaraHernandez@gmail.com. Registration for the event closes the preceding Friday, Dec. 4 at noon.
Safety precautions will be in place, and attendees will be asked to remain in their cars. For more information, please contact Hernandez’s office at 630-270-1848.
Who: State Rep. Barbara Hernandez
State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit
Kane Senior Council
Aurora Police Department
What: Senior Meal Distribution Drive-Thru
When: Monday Dec. 7
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Aurora Police Department
1200 E. Indian Rd., Aurora
Note: Participating seniors must register in advance by noon on Friday, Dec. 4 by contacting Hernandez’s office at 630-270-1848.