Our Mission

The St. Francesca Resource Center’s mission is to help Chippewa County residents thrive by building a culture to elevate life and respect the inherent dignity of every human person.

Patron Saint

St. Francesca Romano (St Frances of Rome) Widow AD 1440 Feast Day: March 9

Basic Information

When to Get Food: Our pantry is open every Tuesday from 9am-1pm and again from 4pm-7pm. Guests are allowed to visit the pantry every other week.

How to Get Food:  To open an account we will need the following information: Account holders name, address, phone number and date of birth. We also require name and date of birth for each member in the household. Once registered, guests are allowed to visit the pantry every other week.

How to Give Food: We much appreciate and depend on food drives, food donations and monetary donations.   Food donations can be dropped off during pantry hours or call the pantry to set up a time convenient for you at 715-215-2638. Permanent requests include canned meats (tuna, chicken), peanut butter, dry beans (pinto, black, kidney), white & brown rice, pasta (all shapes/sizes), spices (black pepper, garlic powder, oregano, chili powder, cinnamon) canned soups (chicken, vegetable, tomato, any creamed soup), canned chili (meat or meatless), boxed cereal, oatmeal, pancake mix, canned fruit (mandarin oranges, fruit cocktail, applesauce), and canned vegetables (carrots, corn, tomatoes)  

How to Help:   Volunteers are needed on Monday to help unload our food delivery truck and set up for Tuesdays distribution. Tuesday volunteers, sort food, stock shelves, fill orders, register guests, pick up food donations, and other tasks. Contact Tina Simmons 715-215-2638.

Who We Serve: All of Chippewa County. Zip codes include 54729, 54724, 54768, 54727, 54757, 54745, 54726, 54732, 54748.     

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For your GPS directions use 117 Allen Street. We are located across the street from Notre Dame Church on the corner of Allen St. and High St. Follow the sidewalk North to the flagpole and our door.