The River Food Pantry – Dane County, WI
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In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. on Monday, Jan. 18, The River will be closed and there will be no MUNCH.
Our regular schedule will resume on Tuesday, Jan. 19.


Connecting community to compassion

Serving Dane County since 2006, The River Food Pantry provides food, resources and faith to build a stronger community. The River’s COVID-19 Emergency Food Fund provides free curbside groceries and supplies, mobile lunches for children, and ready-to-go meals for families to enjoy at home. As the area’s busiest food pantry, The River serves over 1,000 households every week in pursuit of its vision: a fully nourished community. 

Unprecedented times, unconventional giving

Our donors are adapting to maximize the impact of their donation and are choosing these financially smart ways to support The River Food Pantry. IRA Gifts Since 2015, there’s been a law that allows...

Donor Spotlight: Helen Drobniak

Helen Drobniak has been a dedicated supporter of The River Food Pantry, trying to give when she can for nearly a decade. Her gifts have fed countless families, children and seniors facing food...

Rhonda Adams Named Executive Director of The River Food Pantry

The River Food Pantry has named Rhonda Adams as Executive Director. Adams has seamlessly assumed the role of interim executive director since June, a reason why The River never missed a beat...

Our 2020 Impact

Pounds of Food Distributed

People Served

Meals Served

Households Served

MUNCH Lunches Distributed

Hours of Volunteer Service

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