Soup and Bread

A community meal project based in Chicago

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Midsummer dreams

Hey! We’ve been quiet; we know. But here’s a small update: We no longer are working with Social Good Fund as a fiscal sponsor. Not for any bad reason. Just, their administrative apparatus was more […]

Aug, 07 · in Uncategorized

We’re off!

The first Soup & Bread of 2018 was a joy — from the first bread delivery to the impromptu kids dance party to the almost $700 we raised for local food pantries. This first night […]

Jan, 08 · in Uncategorized

Soup & Bread 2018: Ten years in the soup

The tenth season of Soup & Bread kicks off at the Hideout on January 3. Ten years! Can you believe it? We can’t. In those ten years we’ve staged Soup & Bread dinners from Brooklyn […]

Dec, 03

Soup & Bread for the Apocalypse

Soup & Bread returns November 15 at the NeoFuturarium, as part of Theater Oobleck’s Apocalypse Cabaret, a benefit for Puerto Rican artists. The show starts at 7 pm, and features performances by Rey Andújar, Jean […]

Nov, 06

We want YOU (to send us your recipes)

Oh hi! We’ve been quiet, but we haven’t been still — plans are now in motion for a new Soup & Bread cookbook, hopefully out this fall in time for crisper weather in the spring […]

Jun, 16

Soup & Bread 2017, the End

  A belated thanks to everyone who came out to our final Soup & Bread of 2017! Thanks to you we hit our goal of raising $10,000 for Chicago food pantries and antihunger groups. We […]

Apr, 10

Lebanese Lamb Stew

From Dana Bassett I made my Lebanese Lamb Stew in response to the “Sanctuary Soup” theme of celebrating immigrant roots. My paternal family immigrated to the United States from “the old country” (Syria/ Lebanon) in […]

Apr, 03

Nothing from October 23, 2018 to November 23, 2018.