The Door County Community Foundation, Inc. generously donates its services to administer the accounts of Loaves and Fishes of Door County, Inc. To donate using a credit card, please call the Community Foundation at (920) 746-1786 with your card information and we'd be happy to process your gift over the telephone.
Give via a Personal or Business Check
Make your contribution payable to the "Loaves and Fishes of Door County" and mail to:
Loaves and Fishes of Door County, Inc.
c/o Door County Community Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 802
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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The Community Foundation is pleased to accept direct gifts of highly appreciated assets - generally saving you from capital gains taxes and offering you a charitable deduction as well. Contact the Community Foundation if you're interested in making a gift of these types of assets to Loaves and Fishes of Door County.
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We usually have 125 people over to our place for dinner!
Loaves and Fishes of Door County, Inc. provides hot meals to hungry families. Countless volunteers, led by a professional chef, cook and serve delicious meals to our neighbors that are struggling to make ends meet.
Meals are normally served on the 1st, 3rd, and 4th Fridays
of the month in the commons area of the NWTC campus in Sturgeon Bay. While NWTC generously donates the space and use of its kitchen, the government provides absolutely no financial support for the meals themselves. That's why we need support from generous donors like you.
Over 40,000 meals have been served
since the program began in 2003. While our guests don't pay anything for their meal, it costs us just $3.45 per person to produce each meal.
More than 6,000 hours of donated labor
is what makes Loaves and Fishes such a remarkably good charitable investment. Our volunteers range from age 15 to more than 80 years old. If you'd like to volunteer, contact:
Jan Evers, Volunteer Coordinator, (920) 493-4142
Loaves and Fishes is Our Mission
The program was originally launched as a social outreach program of a single church. Today, Loaves and Fishes of Door County, Inc. is a fully independent 501(c)(3) charitable corporation that receives support from local churches, community groups, and is administered by the Door County Community Foundation.
The following churches and their members are essential supporters and volunteers (but everyone, regardless of religious affiliation, is welcome to join us):
Baha'i Worship Center
Bay View Lutheran Church
Christ the King Episcopal Church
Corpus Christi Catholic Church
Ephraim Moravian Church
Hope United Church of Christ
Sister Bay Moravian Church
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Stella Maris Catholic Church
Sturgoen Bay Moravian Church
Sturgeon Bay United Methodist Church
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
Along with the generous support of:
Door County Medical Center
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
...and countless other local organizations!
Our Volunteer Board of Directors
As a fully independent 501(c)(3) public charity, Loaves and Fishes of Door County, Inc. is governed by an all volunteer Board of Directors.
John Kolodziej, President
Andrew Reid, Vice President
Vickie Viste, Treasurer
Bret Bicoy, Corporate Secretary