In 2011 the Food Pantry served close to 565 families per month, with over half of the food distributed going to children. The Sun Prairie Food Pantry is one of the largest and most active in Dane County.
In 2011, the Food Pantry served families 6,876 times
Distributed approximately 500,000 pounds of food
The average amount of food given to each family was about 59 pounds a visit
There are two ways to donate food to the Emergency Food Pantry:
1. Donate Money
With monetary donations, we purchase food items in bulk from organizations that support the pantry. You dollar goes extra far since our sources also buy in bulk. Please click on our Web site below for the address for donations.
2. Donate Food items
By dropping off food at the Pantry or by participating in a food drive, your actions speak volumes to the goodness of neighbors, helping neighbors. Please see our Web site below to see the list of items we need most frequently.