St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Worship Sundays at 10:00 AM   
Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaReconciled in ChristHandicap Accessible

605 Spruce St.
Madison, WI 53715

Food Pantry
This Institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider.

A Ministry of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
The Food Pantry works with CAC (Community Action Coalition) and Second Harvest Food Bank to provide staples to anyone in need of food that resides in Dane County. Participants are allowed to choose their own food based on food preferences and dietary needs.

Food Pantry Hours
Tuesdays from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
Thursdays from 5:15 to 7:30 PM
People may participate once every twenty eight to thirty days.
(The Food Pantry will be closed on some holidays.)

Supporting Families at 185% of Poverty Level
It is recommended that the Food Pantry support families who are at 185% of the poverty level. For example, a family of four may have an income of $55,500. That may sound like a solid middle class salary but if they also have unexpected medical bills or other unpaid bills, they are welcome at the food pantry. Guests do not show us their financial situation, only an ID. This is just an example to demonstrate we would like to support families who may be working but still struggling financially.

Food Pantry Staff
Mark and Terry Anne Taylor
Mark Taylor, Food Pantry Coordinator

Contact Mark:
Phone: 608-256-8463

Terry Anne Taylor, Food Pantry Assistant
Contact Terry Anne:
Phone: 608-256-8463

The Food Pantry is always in need of donations. Donations from individuals and groups can be dropped off during Food Pantry hours. If any group; church youth groups, boy scouts, girl scout troops, and civic groups would like to do a food drive to benefit the food pantry, please contact the church at

Items Needed
Items that are frequently needed at the pantry include:
Beef Ramen Noodles
Chicken Ramen Noodles
Hamburger Helper
Tuna Helper
Instant Potatoes
Granola Bars
Saltine Crackers
Graham Crackers
Fruit cocktail, canned
Peaches, canned
Pears, canned
Pineapple, canned
Pancake Mix
Corn muffin mix
Cake Mix
BBQ Sauce
Laundry Pods
Bar of Soap
Toilet Paper
Any size zip lock bags

Thank you for your donations, together, we can feed our neighbor-hoods … one family at a time!

Food Pantry

Volunteer Opportunities at St. Mark's
Email to volunteer.

Food Pantry Volunteer Opportunities:
Tuesdays, 9:30 am-Noon
Thursdays, 5:00-7:30 pm.

Free Weekly Community Meal Volunteer Opportunities:
Fridays, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm  

Thank You to All Who Support Our Food Ministry!
We are so thankful for the congregations, organizations and companies that partner with us providing food and volunteers. Thank you for this important ministry!
Supporters Include:

Many Neighbors and Friends Who Volunteer
All Saints Lutheran Church, Fitchburg
Community Action Coalition (CAC), Dane County
Covenant Lutheran Church, Stoughton
Einstein Bagels
Elizabeth Derleth
Farmers Market
Luther Memorial Lutheran Church, Madiosn
Messiah Lutheran Church, Madison
Midvale Community Lutheran Church, Madison
R.E. Golden Produce, Madison
Salem UCC, Verona
Second Harvest Food Bank, Dane County
St. John's Lutheran. Evansville
St. Matthew's New Life Lutheran Church, Madison
St. Dennis Catholic Church, Madison
Trinity United Methodist Church, Madison
Wagon Drive
West Middleton Lutheran, Middleton

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