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Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf

March 13, 2018
Elissa Koep, who was part of the Ron's Warehouse team along with Cindy Jantzen, filled her cart with meats, cereal and more during the Grocery Grab at Elden's Fresh Foods on Tuesday, March 13. Ron's Warehouse was one of five teams filling carts full of food for the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
March 13, 2018 - 5:15pm
February 1, 2018
Mark Larson, manager of the Miltona Liquor Store, says it is thanks to the community that the store took first place in the Minnesota Municipal Beverage Association and Coors Light Food Drive and collected 29 tons of food donations. (Contributed)
Small town store gives big: Miltona Liquor Store collects 29 tons of food donations
February 1, 2018 - 12:08pm
December 11, 2017
During last year's stop of the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, Colin James and Kelly Prescott entertained the crowd. Prescott will be performing again this year, along with Terri Clark and Dallas Smith. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Holiday train returns with music and food bank mission
December 11, 2017 - 7:33am
September 30, 2016
Volunteers unload a van heaped with food donation items from various businesses around town at the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Keeping the food shelf stocked
September 30, 2016 - 12:00am
September 11, 2015
Bud Anderson is a volunteer for Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf and he’s leading efforts to gather estimates and details on what it will take to expand the facility. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
More space needed to serve
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
December 19, 2014
VFW Post 936, Alexandria Vietnam Veterans Association and American Legion Post 87 recently purchased the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf a new freezer. Representing the groups were (left to right) VFW commander Gabe Pipo; DCOFS manager Vicki Bump; Grant Haugen of Alexandria’s Chapter of Vietnam Veterans’ Association; and American Legion acting commander Joel Novak. (Contributed)
Veterans associations assist food shelf
December 19, 2014 - 9:27am
March 22, 2013
Mike Syverson with the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf displayed bakery items donated from Caribou Coffee. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)
March Campaign doubles food shelf donations this month
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Alpha Pi Phi chapter asks guests to bring food, books to ATCC graduation
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am