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In-Kind Donations

Each week, The River serves over 1,000 Dane County households with free groceries, meals and personal care items. The River needs your help to keep the shelves stocked with a variety of items.


Most-Needed Items as of May 2020:

  • Boxed meals
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned meats
  • Cereals
  • Condiments
  • Cooking oil
  • Fresh produce from gardens (please wash prior to donating)
  • Jelly
  • Juice
  • Pasta
  • Pasta sauces
  • Rice
  • Deodorant
  • Diapers
  • Dishwashing soap
  • Feminine products
  • Liquid hand soap
  • Lotions and creams
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  •  

Drop off donations

Donations can be dropped off at the back door of The River Food Pantry (2201 Darwin Rd) on:

  • Monday: 9am–1pm
  • Tuesday–Friday: 1pm–3pm

The River Food Pantry is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and the value of your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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