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Free food on an emergency basis for those who need it.

Clients receive free emergency food to last about one week.

Help: Last year we provided food to about 1,000 people, nearly half of them children.

People: Brookings residents, organizations, and the city donated necessary resources to serve our clients.


Our People...

The board represents churches, Community Action, County Assistance, University, County Commissions and other social agencies.  The board meets quarterly.

Board of Directors:

Bob Bell
Kathy Heylens
Sandy McClemans
Geoffrey Grant
Natasha Penner
Pastor Dan Overbo
Leon Wrage
Betty Knutsen
Collen Thompson
Stephanie Bultje
Jessica Wulf


A United Way

Council for Emergency Service

Helpline Center
Dial 211