American Legion Post 42 will hold its 33rd annual pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 10 at the Legion Hall, 1030 Central St.

Proceeds go to select charities serving both veterans and families-in-need in Evanston and beyond. More than $54,000 has been raised to provide food, clothing and toys to struggling families during the holiday season. Recipients have included Connections for the Homeless, Fisher House at Hines VA Hospital, the National Emergency Fund and Evanston Boy Scout Troop 3.

Breakfast features buttermilk pancakes with syrup, sausages and eggs cooked-to-order. Coffee is served in “bottomless” cups along with milk and orange juice. Guests also can win a 50/50 raffle with proceeds going to in-care vets.

Advance tickets are $7 ($9 at the door) but kids under 6 eat free. Tickets are available at

Information is available by calling 847-475-9076. Those who cannot attend are welcome to send a check to Post 42, 1030 Central St., Evanston IL 60201.