Food Resources

We are committed to providing food service for families in need.   

Food Resources in Sun Prairie

Weekly Summer Meal Box Distribution (kids 18 and under):

**We are extending the current School Feeding Program through August 24, 2020**
A meal box contains 5 lunches and 5 breakfasts for each child.
Families are able to stop once weekly and get one box per child under 18 years or if older enrolled in school.
Safety First - Please refrigerate and freeze certain items in the box. Boxes come complete with cooking and storing instructions!

Distribution days, times, and locations:

  • Mondays ONLY – Through August 24th:
    • Westside Elementary (1320 Buena Vista Drive) from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Tuesdays ONLY – Through August 18th:
    • C.H. Bird Elementary (1170 N. Bird Street) from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Camden Court Apartments (2601 Old Camden Square, Madison) from 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Wednesdays ONLY – Through August 19th:
    • Northside Elementary (230 W. Klubertanz Drive) from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Musket Ridge Apartments (Musket Ridge Drive and Marigold Street) from 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Sun Prairie Emergency Food Pantry (18 Rickel Rd) – Through August 24th:
    • Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 10:00 am - 1:45 pm
    • Tuesday/Thursday: 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
    • Saturday: 9:00 am - 10:45 am

Daily Summer Meal Services (Mon-Fri) at the following community sites (kids 18 and under):

  • Rolling Prairie Apartments (Clubhouse) -  (415 S Bird Street) from 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
  • The Element on Main Apartments (Clubhouse) - (102 Park Circle) from 12:15 - 1:00 pm
  • Vandenburg Heights Park- 1020 Vandenburg St from 1:15 - 2:00 pm


Food resources available to the Sun Prairie community:

  • Sun Prairie Emergency Food Pantry (608-513-1044)
    • Emergency drive up food pantry available
      • Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 10:00 am - 1:45 pm
      • Tuesday/Thursday: 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
      • Saturday: 9:00 am - 10:45 am
      • School District weekly meal boxes also handed out every day (except Sunday).
    • Free taxi service is available to and from the pantry. Call Sun Prairie Taxi at 608-837-5550 to request a ride to the pantry. Once at the pantry you can request a voucher to pay for the taxi.
    • People can use the Pantry every other week and in addition the mobile food pantry. 
  • Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm. To receive a text message when there is a change to the regular schedule, text FOODDANE to 555888.
    • YMCA & Second Harvest food pantry: every Tuesday from 4-5pm or until food runs out (July 7- Aug 25th) at Westside Elementary School- 1320 Buena Vista Drive. See flyer here. 
  • Sunshine Supper
    • Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm at 1632 W. Main Street.
    • Guests drive up so that no one has to leave their car, and meals are brought to you. Enter the parking lot off Hart Road (behind the building) and then drive up.
    • Free taxi service- If you wish to use this service to go to Sunshine Supper, please contact Ann at 608-825-3875 or ann@sunshineplace.org to make arrangements in advance for vouchers to be available.
  • Colonial Club is providing support to seniors in the community.
    • If you or someone you know over 60 that is homebound, please contact 608-837-4611.

Food Service during COVID
Lunch Service during Covid
school lunch note

Thank You!

We'd like to thank the Sun Prairie Emergency Food Pantry, the Sunshine Place, the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County, Sun Prairie Community Schools, Sun Prairie Neighborhood Navigators, the YMCA of Dane County, and the Colonial Club Sun Prairie.

If you are interested in helping, you may donate money or donate nonperishable food. Guidance from the Sun Prairie Emergency Food Pantry: http://www.sunprairiefoodpantry.com/