Vote The River Food Pantry for Best Charitable Organization, Best Customer Service & Best Chef in Madison! | The River Food Pantry

The River Food Pantry was nominated as a top finalist for Best Charitable Organization, Best Customer Service & Best Chef in Madison through the People’s Choice Awards!

“Because of our wonderful supporters, The River won Best Charitable Organization and Best Customer Service in 2022 and we hope to do it again this year,” said Rhonda Adams, Executive Director of The River. “We are also extremely proud of The River’s Meal Manager, Chris Tuttle, who is a finalist in the competitive category of Best Chef. Chris works very hard with our staff and volunteers to create thousands of restaurant-quality meal options for our community every week that are healthy, well-balanced, diverse, and delicious.”

Please help us WIN all three categories by voting for The River! It’s fast and easy. Visit, click on the ‘Local’ section, and vote for us under the ‘Charitable Organization’ and ‘Customer Service’ categories. Then click on the ‘People’ section and vote for us under the ‘Chef’ category.

Your votes help to raise awareness of The River’s efforts to feed thousands of Dane County households facing food insecurity.

You can vote ONCE PER DAY per category from June 13–July 2 — please vote today!

About The River Food Pantry
The River is South Central Wisconsin’s busiest food pantry. Services include free groceries and freshly prepared meals for pickup or delivery, online grocery orders, mobile meals, and emergency food lockers. The River also redistributes rescued food and resources to local partners to increase access while minimizing waste. Since 2006, The River has grown to serve over 2,500 people every week in pursuit of its vision: a fully nourished community.

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