Chicago

Illinois

Establishing roots, focusing on food and health

More and deeper community partnerships improved the reach of Humana’s Bold Goal in Chicago in 2019. Humana is participating in the Healthy Chicago 2025 Taskforce and has supported the City of Chicago Farmers Market Partnership as well as the Greater Chicago Food Depository, which counts 700 food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and support programs among its network in Cook County.

Chicago at a glance

Our focus

  • Food insecurity

Barriers to Health

  • Access to affordable and nutritious food
  • Food deserts
  • Nutrition literacy
  • Transportation

Partnerships

  • Illinois Public Health Institute
  • Alliance for Health Equity - Food Security & Food Access Workgroup
  • Greater Chicago Food Depository - Older Adult Research Project
  • DCASE - Chicago City Markets
  • AgeOptions Area Agency on Aging