McLeod Emergency Food Shelf

Mission Statement

McLeod Food Shelf works to eliminate hunger and food-insecurity as well as improve the health and well-being of our community through equitable access to healthy & nutritious foods, community education, and advocacy.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In 2022, McLeod Food Shelf distributed nearly 592,000 pounds of food across the service area, impacting 26,231 duplicated individuals. An average of 23 pounds of food was provided per person per service, equating to six (6) days of food.
Current Goals McLeod Food Shelf will continue implementing respectful, effective, and efficient avenues of food procurement and distribution. Efforts to do so include the detailed organization of food rescue and in-house as well as mobile outreach distribution methods. All shoppers participate in client-choice shopping where shelves are stocked in accordance with SuperShelf standards. All programming intentionally aligns with the Mission, Vision, and Guiding Principles statements. The years strategic goals include increasing the donor base and donations, community partnerships, and expanding the reach of the mobile outreach program.
Community or Constituency Served McLeod Food Shelf serves any individual in and/or near McLeod County, MN who is currently facing food insecurity or a crisis situation that impacts their ability to provide adequate food for their household.
Geographic Area Served McLeod Food Shelf has two brick and mortar distribution locations, Glencoe and Hutchinson, as well as a mobile outreach vehicle that directly serves the communities of Brownton, Stewart, Winsted, Lester Prairie, Silver Lake, and Plato. Grocery distributions are available to those who appear in person as well as to those who appear by proxy.

Reports & Finances

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Major Program Expenses
McLeod Emergency Food Shelf - Glencoe, Hutchinson & Mobile Outreach Distribution Progams:
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Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 03/15/2024

This date is representative of when we completed our initial Accountability Wizard® nonprofit review, and provided the organization with their results. This review is good for three years from the date provided
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719 13th St E Ste A
Glencoe, MN, MN 55336
Phone: 320-864-2088

General Information

Alternative Name: McLeod Food Shelf; McLeod County Emergency Food Shelf
EIN: 41-1470696
Principal Staff: Carrie Lewis
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 5
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: 26231 duplicated count AKA points of impact
Ruling Year: 1984


Board Chair: Larry Maiers
Number of Board Members: 11
Board Meetings with Quorum: 11
Average Member Attendance: 8.9

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