What’s happening: It’s been a year of firsts for Forgotten Harvest, the Oak Park-based nonprofit that fights food waste and food insecurity throughout the region. Earlier this summer, the organization celebrated the opening of its new 78,000 sq. ft. headquarters and distribution center on 8 Mile Rd. Now the organization prepares to launch a new fundraising event to further their mission of rescuing food destined to become waste and delivering it to families in need.

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