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Giving Tuesday 2015

The River Food Pantry is so grateful for all the donations received on#GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. In response to #GivingTuesday, The River received enough donations to provide food for one month. The River Food Pantry Founders Andy & Jenny Czerkas also contributed ...

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Breakfast with Santa and Run Santa Run 5K

Breakfast with Santa December 5, 2015 8:00 a.m. Esquire Club Treat yourself, family and friends to a homemade breakfast and visit with Santa! Breakfast with Santa is December 5 at The Esquire Club from 8:00 —11: 00 a.m. Thank you Northside Business Association for organizing this popular ...

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2015 Harvest Dinner for Hunger Success!

It was a great night at the 6th Annual Harvest Dinner for Hunger. Over 240 guests set sail on a voyage to end hunger in Dane County. The evening was filled with great food, great fun, and inspirational stories from those touched by The River. The event raised $60,000, which will purchase nutritious...

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Volunteer Profile: Sharon Mohr

  Sharon Mohr is the friendly, smiling woman who greets you in the free clothing area at The River Food Pantry. When Sharon first volunteered at The River in the fall of 2013, she was retired from the state and had done some volunteer work on political campaigns. Sharon was introduced to...

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Andy Wins AARP Awards!

We are excited to announce that Andy Czerkas, River Founder and Director, has won the AARP Foundation's Hunger Hero Award, which includes a $15,000 grant to The River.  Andy is also the recipient of an AARP Magazine's Inspire Award and will be profiled in the December/January issues of AARP The Ma...

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Pantry News

Gluten-Free Food Boxes Now Offered at The River

The River now offers free boxes of gluten-free food through its curbside grocery distribution on Tuesday–Friday from 10am–3pm. “Thanks to....

60,000 pairs of socks donated to those in need around Dane County

The River Food Pantry shares Bombas socks with local nonprofits After receiving its largest sock donation....


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