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Food Is Free MKE Drive

February 20 @ 8:00 am - February 27 @ 10:30 am

Engage your children as dynamic and change-making citizens while either raiding your own pantry or working with your kids to create a shopping list. All food items will be donated to Food is Free MKE. Drop off your donations at designated locations between February 20th – 26th or directly at Food is Free MKE on February 27th. If you have perishable items we ask that you either donate at the Food is Free drop off or drop off at one of our locations closer to the end of the week. Food is Free Milwaukee is accepting perishable and nonperishable food items, diapers, wipes, new hats and mittens.  See a list of highly needed items here.

Purpose: Provide our children with the opportunity to learn more about food insecurity and how they can help! 

Impact: Children will learn that their little hands can make a big impact.

When: Items can be dropped off between February 20th and 26th at a variety of bin locations or at Food is Free on February 27th between 9:00 and 10:30 am (registration required for this option). 

Where: Drop off at the following bin locations: 

  • 605 W Laramie Lane, Bayside
  • 6161 N Bay Ridge Ave. WFB
  • 4241 N Ardmore Ave, Shorewood
  • 5523 N. Navajo Ave, Glendale
  • Or Drop off at Food is Free MKE at 56th and Townsend in Milwaukee on February 27th. If you plan to choose this option, registration is required and more information will be provided following your registration.

Registration: Click here to register (only register if you plan to drop off at Food is Free on February 27th)

Participant Cap: Unlimited

Age: All ages

Cost: Food donation to Food is Free MKE.

Questions: Email linnea@kicmke.org.  

More Information: Learn more about Food is Free MKE in this 88.9 Radio Milwaukee story.  And follow them on Facebook here.


February 20 @ 8:00 am
February 27 @ 10:30 am
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