Food Resources by location

Spooner Area

Shell Lake Area

Shell Lake Area

  Washburn County Food Pantry 

1649 Cottonwood Ave. Spooner, WI 


Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Thursday, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. 

Curbside only, please remain in vehicle a volunteer will come out to your vehicle 

Spooner Area School District 

801 Co Hwy A, Spooner, WI 


All Children 18 and younger

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 

Meal pick-up 7:30am-10:30am 

At Spooner High School 

Two days of meals (breakfast & Lunch) 

The Dock Coffee 

218 Walnut St #1, Spooner, WI 


Free meals for kids 

PBJ, apple sauce, chips 

Turkey sandwich, pickle, chips 

Talk to a manager 

Spooner Bakeshoppe

217 Walnut St, Spooner, WI  


Free PBJ or Peanut butter sandwich to all children, Prepackaged for easy pick –up 

Shell Lake Area

Shell Lake Area

Shell Lake Area

  Indianhead Community Action 

Agency, Inc. 

110 N. Industrial Drive Shell Lake, WI


Fridays and Saturdays 9:00am- noon 

Shell Lake School District 

271 US Hwy 63, Shell Lake, WI 


All Children 18 and younger

Meal pick-up 11:00am-1:00pm 

at 3-12 Shell Lake School 

Meal delivery to bus stop 11:30-1:00pm 

Monday (2 days of meals) 

Wednesday (three days of meals) 

Clover Meadow Winery 

23396 Thompson Rd, Shell Lake, WI 


Kids meals for pick up

Minong Area

Birchwood Area

Birchwood Area

  Comforts Food Shelf

405 N. Main St., Minong, WI 


1st Thurs: 2:00-4:00 p.m..

2nd Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

3rd Friday: 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

4th Friday: 2:30 - 5:00 p.m. 

Emergency food needs 715-520-0989 

Northwood School District 


Daily delivery of lunch and next days breakfast

Operation Backpack/Weekend food delivered offered 

Gordon Area Food Shelf 


Gordon Town Hall Gordon, WI 

Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.-Noon 

Birchwood Area

Birchwood Area

Birchwood Area


Birchwood Area Food Pantry 

Birchwood Area Food Pantry 

113-115 Main St, Birchwood, WI 


1st and 3rd Monday and Saturday monthly 

10:30 AM - 1:30 PM


Birchwood Area School District 

300 S Wilson St, Birchwood, WI  


Monday & Wednesday 

Pick-up 10:00am-Noon

Breakfast & lunch available to all students of the school district 18 years & younger including younger siblings. 

Curb side delivery to car. No registration all students are planned

Unable to pick up due to extenuating circumstances, call school office 

County Wide Resources

Meal & Grocery Delivery for Seniors

Meal & Grocery Delivery for Seniors

Meal & Grocery Delivery for Seniors

  Washburn County Nutrition 



Home Delivered Meals Delivering a freshly prepared meal 5 days per week. 

Frozen meals are also available for weekends. 

Eligibility requirements apply. 

Suggested donation: $3.50 per meal.

Grocery Delivery Al's Market 


Partnership between Al's Market & Shell Lake Lions Club 

Grocery delivery service for seniors and others who need mobility assistance

Minimum order $15

Delivery Wednesday or Thursday. 

Grocery Grabbers 


Partnership between Faith in Action and Economart 

Free grocery delivery service for homebound seniors 

Delivery on Tuesday 

Tim Reedy-State Farm 


Grocery delivery or ride to grocery store for seniors in Spooner/Shell Lake or outlying communities

Additional Resources

Meal & Grocery Delivery for Seniors

Meal & Grocery Delivery for Seniors



A Federal program that provides monthly benefits to help low-income households buy food. For questions or to apply go online: 

Ruby’s Pantry 

Spooner Middle School, 

Tech Ed Bldg. Elm St. Spooner, WI 


Food distribution 2nd Saturday monthly

8:30 a.m. 

$20 donation

Currently suspended until school is back in session 

Washburn Christian Outreach 


Help from faith groups of Washburn County 

Leave a message, a volunteer will call you back within 24 hours.