How to visit
The Lussier Food Pantry is open two days a week and offers shoppers nutritionally balanced food items up to 14 times per year. Shoppers are required to provide a photo ID and proof of address. The Lussier Food Pantry is an Equal Opportunity Provider.
How to donate
We rely on the savvy generosity of area employers, congregations, community groups, and individuals to provide healthy food staples for families across Madison. Non-expired food items can be dropped off at the front desk Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5pm.
What’s needed most? Low-sodium canned beans, soups, or broths. Canned tuna or salmon in water or olive oil. Fresh or canned fruits and vegetables. Whole grain cereal or pasta. Brown or wild rice. Olive oil. Lean proteins (fish, turkey, chicken).
Get more ideas from our Food Pantry Donation Wish List.
Want to host a food drive? Download our Information for Food Drive Organizers and Signs to Promote a Food Drive to make your workplace, neighborhood, or faith organization food drive a big success. Call 608-833-4979 and ask for Cristina Johnson, LCEC Community Engagement Manager, to find out more.
Why do all this? We’re serious about building a healthy community, and supporting the health and well-being of our pantry shoppers is part of that plan. Check out our nutrition strategy.