Elote Donation Station at GCM Lincoln Park!
Join our Junior Board at our donation station! They will be serving elotes* in exchange for a suggested $2-3 donation that supports our LINK matching program.
*Elote (/e. 'lo.te/) (noun): delicious and local grilled corn covered in fresh crema, cheese, cilantro and chile.
Frontera Culinary Director, Andres Padilla, will be cooking up Cruz Blanca elotes in support of GCM fundraising efforts. Padilla will be serving grilled Nichols Farm sweet corn smothered in Epazote Aioli, queso anejo and tajin!
LINK Matching Program: all Green City Market locations (Lincoln Park, West Loop & Park at Wrigley) accept LINK Card and SNAP benefits (formally food stamps). Use your LINK Card at Green City Market and receive extra money to spend with our local farmers. Green City strives to enhance access to fresh, healthy, locally grown food to all members of our community by matching the value of LINK benefits dollar-for-dollar (up to $15 per card, per market day) to spend at the market.