Soup and Bread


Soup & Bread & Thread & Stories

It’s almost April and that means it’s almost the end of the Soup & Bread season for 2024. I feel as though it barely just started, a sentiment that’s supported by the relative lack of digital […]

Mar, 23

Upcoming events — and more!

I’ve been terrible at keeping things updated here; its been a busy month. But I can report that, based on the turnout at Soup & Bread on February 7, we are BACK. With eight amazing […]

Mar, 01

Next Soup & Thread is February 17!

We hosted our first Soup & Thread community sewing bee on January 27 at the Hideout, and were blown away by the response. Forty or so talented participants brought their skills and creativity to the […]

Feb, 04

Recap: Soup & Bread January 3!

When we brought Soup & Bread back after the pandemic as a monthly, rather than weekly, happening, I wondered if we’d done the right thing. People were (rightly) still covid-wary. It seemed like maybe the moment […]

Jan, 07

Soup & Bread 2024: January 3

In business since 2009, the original “feel-good pop-up of the soup season”* returns to the Hideout! Join us for another round of soup and sociability, with all pay-what-you-can donations going to the Pilsen Food Pantry. […]

Dec, 27

Soup & Bread Is Back!

“Chicago’s most laid-back, nutritious party” – and then some – returns in 2024.  Since 2009 Soup & Bread has been providing food and community to hungry Chicagoans, all while raising more than $100,000 for local […]

Nov, 29

Soup & Bread v 3.0: March!

Soup & Bread is back for ONE MORE MEAL before we pack it in for spring. Our March 29 installment features soup from Sarah Dandelles, Celeste Dolan, Tamiz Haiderali, Allison Scott, Lisa Phillips, and our […]

Mar, 21


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