Seven of 11 census tracts in Wellspring’s service area are food deserts, and nearly 52,000 living in Allen County experience food insecurity of which over 1/3 are children.
Our Food Bank provides food and personal hygiene items to any resident of Allen County. In 2020, we distributed 52,000 lbs of food to 5,695 individuals – that was a 222% increase from 2019. By changing our hours of operations, program requirements and making safety enhancements, our response to the COVID-19 pandemic made us the sixth largest food distributor within Allen County!
6,845 clients from Allen County were served in 2020.
Food Bank Hours
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00-11:30am
2nd Saturday 9:00-11:30am
All clients must bring a photo ID and piece of current postmarked mail. Clients may visit the Food Bank every 30 days.