Waukesha County Food Pantries


I’ve compiled a list of food pantries in Waukesha County that I could find online.  I hope to eventually include more information about all the food pantries.  If you have information such as how often you are allowed to visit these, or what kinds of things they hand out etc. I would love to hear from you so I can make this post even better.

Most food pantries require social security card for all household members, drivers license, paychecks or letter from SSI/SSDI (income proof), possibly recent tax returns at some, and a recent piece of mail like a phone bill or electric bill, to verify address to show the first time you stop for food.   They sometimes will ask for updated information about once a year or so maybe.  If you show up and you need more verification than what you have with you, most are nice and will let you get food that day but request next time you bring other things they request :) I am saying this from personal experience.

FOOD PANTRIES:

Butler Food Pantry
Saint Agnes Food Pantry
Address: 12801 West Fairmount
Butler, Wisconsin 53007
Main phone number – (262) 781-9521

Eagle Community Food Pantry
136 Waukesha Road Eagle (inside St. Theresa’s)
Wednesday 9:00—10:00 am

Hartland Food Pantry
555 S Industrial Drive Hartland
262-367-6373
Wednesday 1:30—3 pm
Saturday 10:00—11:00 am

Menomonee Falls Food Pantry
N85 W15382 Menomonee River Parkway Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Tues. and Thurs. Open 12:30-2:00 and 5:30-7:00
Our phone # 252 251-6848

Mukwonago Community Commission, Mt. Olive Lutheran Church
Food bank address – 211 Main Street
Mukwonago, WI 53149
Telephone number – (262) 363-8251

Mukwonago Food Pantry
325 Eagle Lake Ave., Mukwonago
262-363-3452
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 9:00 am—12:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm—7:00 pm

Muskego Food Pantry
P.O. Box 231
W189 S8184 Mercury Dr.
Muskego, WI 53150
262.679.6448
muskegofoodpantry@hotmail.com

Thursdays 1pm-6pm
1st & 3rd Saturdays of each month 9am-noon

New Berlin Food Pantry
14750 West Cleveland Ave. New Berlin, WI
262-789-8040
Recipient hours: Wednesdays 12pm – 5:15pm
Donor Hours: Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m
Both perishable and non-perishable items accepted.

New Berlin Pantry
Hickory Grove School
2600 Sunnyslope Road
New Berlin, Wis.
Contact: Jean Holden at 262.789.8040

North Lake Food Pantry
W314 N7462 State Hwy 83, North Lake, WI 53064-0068  (Inside St. Claire’s parish)
262-966-0366
Tuesday 8:30—9:00 am
Saturday 9:00—9:30 am 

Oconomowoc Food Pantry
W359n5848 Brown St, #B, Oconomowoc, WI 53066
262-567-7054
Tuesday and Thursday 1:30—2:30 pm and 6:30—7:30 pm
Saturday 9:30—10:30 am 

Palmyra Food Pantry
313 Main Street Palmyra (inside St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church)
262-495-4540
1st and 3rd Thursday 6:00—8:00 pm
2nd and 4th Thursday 10:00 am—noon

Pewaukee Food Pantry
Gethsemane United Methodist Church
642 Main St Pewaukee , WI 53072
262-691-3240
Wednesday and Saturday 10:00—11:00 am

Salvation Army Food Pantry (Waukesha)
445 Madison Street, Waukesha
262-547-7367
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 1:00—4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am—12:00 pm
Notes: Food can be obtained once per month (not once per 30 days.  Example if you go Jan 15th you can go again Feb. 1st or later)

Sussex Food Pantry
N63W23669 Silver Spring Dr, Sussex, WI 53089
262-246-9860
Monday 5:30—7:00 pm
Wednesday 1:00—2:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am—12:00 pm
Accepts non-perishable food, clothing, vhs tapes, dvds, books, clothing, toiletries and more!
This food pantry allows visits twice per calendar month.  They have the basic food stuff, and have a choice of fridge and freezer items here as well.  This food pantry seems to have fresh produce only or mostly in summer when St. James local church donates from their large church garden or from other local sources/people who are nice enough to donate home grown produce.  They have clothing and children and household items to go through here also.

Wales
705 W Tomlin Rd, Wales, WI 53183
(262) 968-6466
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10:00—11:00 am

Waukesha County Food Pantry
1301 Sentry Drive, Waukesha, WI 53186
262-542-5300
Monday through Friday 1:00—3:00 pm
Thursday 6:00—8:00 pm
Notes: food can be picked up every 14 days (or longer depending if food pantry is open 14 days after your last visit).  This place is nice as you get to pick items from a variety off the shelf, for a family of 2 it is 1 box of cereal, 2 canned meat items which could be tuna or beef stew or other choices, 2 canned soups, 2 canned beans, 2 fruit which could be fresh or canned, 2 vegetables which could be fresh or canned, 1 or 2 freezer items which can include a meat item or tv dinner type thing or sometimes frozen vegetable as a choice, there are other things you get too, I don’t remember what they all are.

FREE HOT MEALS
Hope Center
502 N East Ave • Waukesha, WI
262-549-8726
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 5:30 pm
and Sundays, 2 pm

Salvation Army
445 Madison St • Waukesha, WI
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 5 pm


RELATED RESOURCES:
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), Waukesha County
Free in-home or small group program of nutrition education to help you and your family fix balanced meals and receive other information for living on a limited family budget.
262-548-7770 

Food Stamps, Waukesha County
Waukesha County Health and Human Services
262-548-7289 

Free Government Food, Waukesha County
Find out where and when there is free cheese, butter, corn meal, rice, etc.
262-547-3388 

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I live in Wisconsin with my husband and love to travel around the state. I like anything frugal related including getting free things with coupons and saving money on travel and entertainment. I am also an avid crocheter. My blogs reflect my interests.
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One Response to Waukesha County Food Pantries

  1. Please change the address and times open of the Menomonee Falls Food Pantry
    We have relocated and are now at: N85 W15382 Menomonee River Parkway
    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    Our hrs. are: Tues. and Thurs. Open 12:30-2:00 and 5:30-7:00
    Our phone # 252 251-6848
    Kathleen Wodushek, Director (could you please email me and let me know if this is enough information to make a change on your webpage? Thank you.

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