Awards & Affiliations

Pastoral is happy to be an active part of the community at large, whether that is the local chamber of commerce, the world of entrepreneurship or large industry trade associations. We believe that strong partnerships are beneficial to all. For that reason, we belong to a variety of organizations that reflect our values and allow us to effect change outside of our little corner of the world.

We belong to or are actively involved in…

Specialty Food Association SFA - Greg served 2014-2016 Board of Directors.

American Cheese Society Greg served 2014-2015 Chairman of the Board.

Illinois Restaurant Association IRA - Pastoral participates in their programs and the annual Chicago Gourmet Festival.

Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce LVECC – Pastoral is a proud member of this neighborhood chamber.

Andersonville Chamber of Commerce Pastoral is a proud member of this neighborhood chamber.

French American Chamber of Commerce FACC – Pastoral is a member of FACC-Chicago's Programme Privilèges.

Choose Chicago Pastoral is a partner with Chicago's Official Destination Marketing Organization

The Good Food Awards Pastoral is a partner of The Good Food Awards