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NCAA Bracket and Fundraiser

Slam dunk on hunger— for a chance to win a TableTop Patio Heater! Join the Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry’s 2022 NCAA March Madness (pw: mwfp*2022) bracket competition with a $10 donation. First…

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Seniors In Need

We have been seeing more seniors who are food insecure and need our support. We are extremely proud that – with the help of our volunteers and partners – we…


Playful Learning – Family Fun, Every Day, Anywhere

Playful Learning is a collaborative project that transforms everyday public spaces where families work, play, and live into opportunities for learning. Playful learning takes moments such as waiting for the bus,…


Pictures from the Garden Harvest Dinner!

Thank you to all that attended the 2021 Garden Harvest Dinner! It was an elegant evening featuring fine dining and music outside for a good cause.  A 5-course menu featuring produce grown with love…


Charity Blooms Renter Resources

Gardening is hard work! The Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry and Charity Blooms have teamed up to inspire growth in the community! We are currently working with volunteers to grow Community gardens.  We teach…


Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry Video (NEW!)

Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry is committed to providing a safe environment for our guests, volunteers, employees and other people who visit our facilities. We are monitoring the coronavirus situation daily…


NCAA Bracket and Fundraiser

Slam dunk on hunger— for a chance to win a TV! Join the Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry’s 2021 NCAA March Madness bracket competition with a $10 donation. First prize wins a chance…


Bag Hunger Campaign

Macy’s in Fox Valley is having a fundraiser for our pantry all month of March.  Rounding up your bill to support our pantry.


Garden Harvest Weekends! Saturday, August 15th and Sunday, August 30th

Saturday, August 15th Lunch and/or DinnerMenu by Chef Anthony Gargano of Osteria Bigolaro Lunch in the Garden ~ 12:30 – 3:00 p.m.4-course Farm Style – Tickets $70 Come enjoy a delicious lunch…


In the News–Marie’s Spirit Award

Congratulations to 2017’s Spirit Award Recipient, Daniel D. Dolan! See His Acceptance Speech Here!