Food Pantry Announcement

April 3, 2020
Effective Monday, April 5, 2020; First United Methodist Church Food Pantry will adjust criteria for Emergency Food delivery.

Individuals and families in need of Emergency Food must meet
The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) income guidelines.

Criteria for delivery of an emergency food package:

Must meet low income guidelines set forth by The Emergency Food Assistance Program,
AND be at high of contracting COVID-19;

  • Individual is ill; OR
  • Member of household is ill; OR
  • Individual has an underlying health condition; auto immune disorder, diabetes, heart condition, etc.; OR
  • Older adults 60+ and unable to access food pantry and meal programs.

Requests may be made by calling 608-251-4407. Call backs may take up to 2-3 days, and deliveries are anticipated to be scheduled within one week.

Please contact Dane County United Way 2-1-1 to learn about how you may access community food pantries and community meal programs.

Thank you to all who are serving in community carrying out essential services while practicing safe guidelines set forth by our local Public Health Department and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).