Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=227401
Story Retrieval Date: 4/19/2014 9:32:29 AM CST
Mather's--More Than a Cafe has been providing for senior citizens for decades. In the winter months, Mather's offers a promotion, selling soup for the price of the temperature. For the first time in four years -- with temperatures below zero -- the senior cafe paid customers to eat their soup Monday.
Mather's has three cafe locations and is part of Mather Lifeways, a non-profit organization that helps older adults through senior residences, neighborhood initiatives and research.
The soup promotion runs thru February.