Colfax County Food Pantry

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The Colfax County Food Pantry is located at 1213 Colfax St. (under the viaduct).

The pantry is open Wednesdays from 5:00-7:30pm. In case you arrive at the pantry during regular hours and no one is there, the number for the church on call for each month is posted on the door.

In light of the increasing number of cases in our health district, we have now switched to a drive-thru model. Volunteers will load food for families into vehicles.

All residents of Colfax County are welcome to come receive food once a month.

We rely on our awesome volunteers to keep the food pantry running! If you would like to volunteer, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page, or get in touch with the church on call for the month (see below).

MonthCongregationPhone number
January 2021St. John’s Lutheran Church402-352-3550
FebruaryDivine Mercy Parish402-352-3540
MarchChrist United Methodist402-352-3560
AprilFirst Presbyterian Church402-352-3822
MaySt. John’s Lutheran Church402-352-3550
JuneDivine Mercy Parish402-352-3540
JulyChrist United Methodist402-352-3560
AugustFirst Presbyterian Church402-352-3822
SeptemberSt. John’s Lutheran Church402-352-3550
OctoberDivine Mercy Parish402-352-3540
NovemberChrist United Methodist402-352-3560
DecemberFirst Presbyterian402-352-3822

Pantry Board

The Colfax County Food Pantry is overseen by a group of dedicated community leaders from around the county:

  • Rev. Sarah Gengler, pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Schuyler
  • Rev. Day Hefner, pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Schuyler
  • Jennifer Kappel, Clarkson Public Schools
  • Denise Kracl, Colfax County Attorney
  • Claudia Lanuza, CHI Health in Schuyler
  • Shawn Messerlie, Colfax County Sheriff
  • Susana Oliva, Community Family Partnership