Christ Lutheran Church has sponsored the Arcadia Food Pantry for Trempealeau
County since it began about 30 years ago.
The Arcadia Food Pantry is working with Western Dairyland Community Action
Agency to help individuals, families, and seniors in Trempealeau County meet
their food needs through the assistance of The Emergency Food Assistance Program
One member per household may apply and will be asked to declare gross income for
all household members. Current (2012-2013) income guidelines for eligibility to
participate in the food distribution program are:
||Total Monthly Household Income Limit
||Combined Annual Household Income Limit
|For holdholds with more than 10 people,
add $7696 per additional person annually
Identification showing your current address that includes the
street or fire number is required. This could be a current utility bill,
driverís license, MA card, rent receipt, credit card, etc. You will be asked to
give the names and birth dates of everyone living in your household. Homebound
individuals and others who cannot come to the food pantry because of illness,
work, etc., may arrange for someone else to pick up food for them by sending
along a signed note giving permission to pick up the food.
Rules for acceptance and participation in the program are the same for everyone
without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex or
The pantry is completely staffed by unpaid volunteers from Christ Lutheran and
Holy Family Catholic Churches of Arcadia. The people and businesses of our area
are very generous in their support of the Arcadia Food Pantry for Trempealeau
County enabling us to help approximately 150 households every month.
The Arcadia Food Pantry for Trempealeau County is open on the 3rd Wednesday
of every month from 1 until 3 PM. and is located in the lower level of the Mayo
Health Clinic, 464 St. Joseph Avenue, Arcadia, WI 54612.
For more information call 608-323-7460.
For emergency assistance dial 211 First Call for help.