Winnebago County food banks

Free food pantries in Winnebago and Oshkosh Wisconsin provide needy families with groceries, meals, food, or other items. Most of the locations provide members of the community with food that is usually acquired through local donations, canned food drives, or direct purchase. Below are some of the leading centers to call for help in Winnebago County.

While the specifics of each program and food bank will vary, in general the amount of food and assistance one receives from a local pantry will in fact depend on the number of people in the household, the applicant’s income, and other criteria. Most of the centers in the Oshkosh area allow individuals to "shop" the pantry and select the food they would like. Other items available may include clothing, baby products such as formula and diapers, Thanksgiving and Christmas meals and gifts, household products and other items when they are available when in stock.

Ruth's Pantry
Address - 8396 Steeple Hill Drive
Larsen, Wisconsin 54947
Dial (920) 836-2382

St. Thomas Church, Double Portion Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry
Location - 226 Washington Street
Menasha, Wisconsin 54952
Main number - (920) 235-1031
This church distributes meals, emergency food boxes, perishable groceries, and other aid to the low income, homeless, and working poor in Winnebago County.

St. Joseph Food Program, Inc.
Address is 1465A Opportunity Way
Menasha, Wisconsin 54952
Call (920) 734-9461

 

 

 

 

Advocap, Inc - Fond Du Lac, Advocap, Inc. - Neenah
181 East North Water Street Suite 210
Neenah, Wisconsin 54956
(920) 426-0150
Runs the Emergency Food Assistance Program, which is partially funded by surplus government commodity food.

St. Vincent De Paul Society - Neenah
884 South Commercial Street
Neenah, WI 54956
Phone - (920) 727-1766
Social services are offered. Includes, but not limited to, food, clothing, thrift store, vouchers for medications and groceries. May have limited help for heating bills, oils, rent, and other basic needs.

Omro Community Food Pantry
Location - 310 N. Webster
Omro, Wisconsin 54963
Main number - (920) 685-2529

Salvation Army - Oshkosh
Address - 417 Algoma Boulevard
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Telephone - (920) 426-0150
Also runs the Emergency Food Assistance Program. In addition, case management, referrals, and help in applying for public assistance like food stamps or homeless prevention.

 

 

 

 

Emmanuel United Church Of Christ-Food Pantry
Address - 1306 Michigan Street
Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54902
Call church at (920) 235-8340 for hours of food distribution.

Father Carrs Place 2B
1965 Oshkosh Avenue
Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54902
Call (920) 231-2378

Lord's Highlands Food Pantry at Lord's Highlands Non-Denominational Church
4017 Leonard Road
Oshkosh, WI 54904
Administrative phone number - (920) 233-4034

Oshkosh Area Community Pantry
Food pantry address - 2551 Jackson Street
Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54904
Call (920) 203-2357 for service/intake
Distributes groceries, baby formula, school meals and lunches, and more. May also have items like clothing, personal household products, and other non-monetary aid.

Salvation Army - Oshkosh
Location is 417 Algoma Boulevard
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Phone number - Call (920) 232-7660
Standard Salvation Army type resources are offered. May also have Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas meals, gifts, and the Angel tree program.

St. Andrew's Church Emergency Food Pantry
1100 E. Murdock Avenue
Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901
(920) 235-6616
Offers free food boxes to people in a crisis situation.

 

 

 

St. Jude The Apostle Parish
216 West South Park Ave
Oshkosh, WI 54902
(920) 235-5712 Admin Pantry Manager
The resource they offer is the Peoples Pantry

Zion, Peace, & First English Lutheran Churches
714 Division Street
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Telephone - (920) 231-5523

Winneconne Area Assistance Center Inc.
Address of center is 102 S 3rd St.
Winneconne, Wisconsin 54986
Telephone number - (920) 851-5757
Get everything from food, to information on government assistance. Case management and referrals are offered too.

 

 

 

 

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