Income guidelines for food shelf clients:
(200% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines)
|Household Size||Income at or below:|
Semcac’s four food shelves provide individuals and families with a variety of nutritious food and the opportunity to stretch limited household budgets. The food shelves are sustained by monetary donations, donations of food and personal care items. Donations are needed year-round!
To use the food shelf, the household income should be at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. However, emergency food is available to any household experiencing a food crisis, regardless of household income.
Food shelf locations, contact numbers & hours:
|Dodge County Food Shelf
20 E. Veterans Memorial Hwy
P.O. Box 36
Kasson, MN 55944
|634-4350||Tuesdays and Thursdays
9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
|Fillmore Co./Preston Food Shelf
515 Washington St. NW
P.O. Box 5
Preston, MN 55965
|765-2761||Tuesdays 9:00 a.m.–12 noon and 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Thursdays 9:00 a.m.–12 noon and 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
|Fillmore Co./Rushford Food Shelf
113 E. Jessie St.
P.O. Box 549
Rushford, MN 55971
|864-8224||Tuesdays and Thursdays
9:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
|Houston County Food Shelf
138 East Main St.
Caledonia, MN 55921
9:00 a.m.–12 noon and 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.Thursdays
9:00 a.m.-12 noon and 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
External links or resources of interest:
- Channel One, Inc. Food Bank and Food Shelf of Rochester, MN
- Mothers and Children (MAC) and Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors (NAPS) Food Programs
- Bridge to Benefits
- Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as Food Stamps) or Call the Minnesota Food HelpLine, a Hunger Solution Minnesota project, at 1-888-711-1151, Monday through Friday, 8:30-4:30. This is Minnesota’s Food Support hotline, which offers Food Support eligibility screening and application assistance. Multilingual translation service is available.