It is more important than ever to support our local economy and to help those in need. As a community, we are faced with an extraordinary challenge and hopefully, by being proactive and taking early action, we can minimize the impact to support long-term public health.

We're posting regular updates on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds. Follow us for updates throughout the week.
Looking for ways to support local businesses during this time? Listed below are ideas and resources to help you!

  • Order delivery or curbside pick-up. Use our Directory and call direct to see what they're offering.
  • Order extra meals and freeze to eat later.
  • Consider tipping generously to help our hospitality workers.
  • Explore Dining at a Distance for restaurants.
  • Purchase a Gift Card to use at a later date.

  • Shop online! Many of our businesses have great online shops. Use our Directory to find local businesses.
  • Ask for Curbside Delivery. Many of our businesses are offering this special service. Call direct for details.
  • Follow them on social media for updates, specials and promotions.
  • Purchase a Gift Card to use when you're able to visit their physical location.

  • Looking for a therapist? A new insurance provider? Or a new gym?Now is the perfect time to shop for a great team! Use our Directory to find dentists, chiropractors, insurance providers and more.
  • Start making appointments and explore their websites for more information.

Call (773) 244-9922 and order anything from their entire menu.

Live in 60614? Casati's Modern Italian is offering FREE delivery to your home within 30 minutes of your order.

11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Open Daily
Dog Haus Lincoln Park Biergarten
2464 N. Lincoln

Cheese & Chocolate Fondues available as well as gourmet meat and cheese boards.

Call 773-281-9101 or order through GrubHub.

4:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Check website for daily menu
Gemini Chicago
2075 N. Lincoln

Kaathis will package a set of meals for you available for pickup or delivery.

2273 N. Lincoln

They're open and ready to help brighten your day!

Check out their fantastic pickup menu and ask about their beverage options.

All of Vanille's favorites are available for delivery! Planning for Easter? Place your order and receive 20% off.

Delilah’s Window Wine Shop is now open! Dozens of bottles of wine to choose from to pick up and enjoy at home! Call (773) 472 2771 for more details.

During this unprecedented time, Green City Market is connecting consumers directly with local family farmers and artisans who are able to offer pick-up/delivery services to bring nutritious, sustainably-grown food directly to the people of Chicago.

In addition to the LPCC Directory, Dining at a Distance is a great new site that helps promote Chicago restaurants open for take-out, curbside pick-up or delivery.

If you need in-home childcare, they will match a PLAYer to come to your home! 

Tune in daily at 1:00 p.m. for a different workout each day and checkout their YouTube Channel for videos of these workouts after they are completed.

Kids at home & need dress up options? Having a family costume party? Chicago Costume can deliver for $10 shipping or free delivery for those $99 and up!

Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya is offering free lunch items for children under 18.

Monday - Friday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Pick-Up at NEWCITY
1538 N. Clybourn

In an effort to provide continuity of care to our community during these hard times; Lumiere is offering $45 virtual visits for Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Social Work services.

Can’t make it to one of their clinics? Their experts will take a look at your pain or injury through a secure online video chat so we can recommend the best treatment option for you.

Sign up for online dance classes and receive two make-up classes plus 1 workshop once classes are able to resume.

Purchase a 5-, 10-, or 20-Chill Pack at a 15% discount now to enjoy later! Call, email, or visit online and use code LOCAL15 at checkout!

Based on the recommendation of the ADA, many of our neighborhood dentists are postponing services. Call ahead if you have an appointment.

At Tide Cleaners, no human to human contact is required to place an order. They've recently been tagged as an "essential" business by local governments and will help our communities through this tough period. They are implementing the latest CDC guidance to ensure the safety of their team and guests.

Use code WECARE for 15% off your next order placed at our storefronts; 1123 W Armitage and 2936 N Lincoln.

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, non-essential volunteers will have limited access to LPCS so they have had to cancel volunteers for upcoming meals. As a result, they are in need of food donations over the next couple of weeks and are accepting various forms including groceries and catered/take-out food from local restaurants. For more information, contact Lexi Gallopoulos at

In response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, Lakeview Pantry is modifying its food distribution model immediately in order to limit the possible transmission of the virus and keep our staff, volunteers and clients safe, while at the same time ensuring our neighbors in need get the food they need to feed themselves and their families.

Are you a restaurant with perishable food items that you'd like to donate?  Here are some quick guidelines for food donations.

Lincoln Park Zoo aims to be free and open to the public every day of the year. But today, for the first extended period in 150 years, their gates are closed as they do their part to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Become a member today to help them sustain their goal of being free and open.

Please note indoor service has been suspended but bagged lunches will be served on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.

Want to help your neighbors out of work because of closings in response to COVID-19? Here's a directory of fundraisers for Chicago bars, venues, and restaurants that can use our help to support their staff during the shutdown.

At Apartment People, their main goal is to offer a stress-free solution to apartment hunting. However, during these times, they also recognize the need to prioritize the health of their customers and employees. Renters can still search for apartments online, in the safety of their own homes. Their experienced leasing consultants are prepared to work with you virtually. Browse their large selection of available apartments or to schedule a remote search.

In response to the current COVID-19 Pandemic, Chicago-headquartered small business advising firm, Cultivate
Advisors, is offering free 1 and 2-hour advising sessions to help business owners navigate through the next
30-60 days. 

Here’s a list of local, state and national organizations providing regular updates and guidance for businesses and residents.