COLUMBIA COUNTY

Arlington-Poynette Area Clergy Food Cupboard, Bethel Lutheran Church, 101 Bethel Drive, Poynette. Serves resident of the Poynette area on an on-call basis. Please call ahead. Call Pastor Stephen Kurth at 635-2468 or Bethel Parish Church Office at 635-7118 for appointments.

Cambria Bread Basket Community Food Pantry, First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. Florence St., Cambria. Serves residents of the Cambria School District on an on-call basis (preferably Mondays and Tuesdays). Call Ann Smedema at 920-348-5485 or Joanne Sanderson at 920-348-5568 for assistance.

Lodi Food Pantry, First Lutheran Church, 206 Pleasant St., Lodi. Serves residents of the Lodi School District only. By appointment only, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Call Carol Meyer at 608-592-4324 or Judy Brownrigg at 608-592-4626.

Portage Food Pantry, 405 E. Howard, Portage. Provides food assistance to households in the Portage Community School District. Open from 11 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesdays and 5 to 6 p.m. Thursdays. For information, call 742-3774. Equal opportunity provider.

Poynette, Arlington, Dekorra Community Food Pantry, Poynette Village Hall, 106 S. Main St., Poynette. Provides food assistance for those in the Poynette School District. Open from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays and 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays.

Prairie Pride Food Pantry, Arlington United Methodist Church, 103 Reagle St., Arlington. Serves residents of Arlington, Poynette, Dekorra, Leeds and Hampton. Open from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays.

Rio Food Pantry, 104 Lincoln Ave., Rio. Serving Rio, Fall River, Cambria and Doylestown School Districts. Open from 10 a.m. to noon the second, third and fourth Monday of each month and 5 to 6 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. For information, call John Atkinson at 429-3728. Equal opportunity provider.

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry, 1311 W. Wisconsin St., Portage. Provides assistance to people in need. Open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Call 742-5513 for information.

Wyocena Community Helping Hands Pantry, 165 E. Dodge St., Wyocena. Provides food assistance to households in the Pardeeville School District. Clothing also available. Open from 10 a.m. to noon Monday through Wednesday. Equal opportunity provider.