food pantry

Area food pantries well short of Thanksgiving demand

Area food pantries short 900 turkeys for annual Thanksgiving baskets

Even as a delivery of fresh turkeys arrive on the loading dock of the Goodman Community Center, the Fritz Food Pantry that operates out of the center is not even close to meeting the demand. 

Wis. food bank seeing more need from working poor

More people with jobs aren't earning enough to make ends meet

Officials at one Eau Claire food pantry say their customers are usually unemployed people, but this year they're seeing a new type of customer this year -- the working poor.

Wis. food bank seeing more need from working poor

More people with jobs aren't earning enough to make ends meet

Officials at one Eau Claire food pantry say their customers are usually unemployed people, but this year they're seeing a new type of customer this year -- the working poor.