We Care/Food Pantry

WE CARE operates as a 501 (C3) tax-deductible organization that is supported by donations from individuals, organizations, volunteers and fundraising. Everything is donated except the diapers, wipes and laundry detergent which we purchase. This costs about a $1,000 a month.

If you feel you could assist us with any kind of donation we would greatly appreciate it. Send donations to SWCAP at 149 N. Iowa St. Dodgeville, WI. 53533. Please make checks out to WE CARE. Donations are tax deductible.

WE CARE is located in the basement of Southwest CAP, 149 N. Iowa St. Dodgeville.
We are open on Monday and Thursday 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and Tuesday nights 4:00 to 5:30.

WE Care/Winter Wear has gently used items like clothing of all sizes, bedding, towels, shoes, coats, boots, snow pants, hats, gloves. Some times we have household items and furniture items available when donated.

We give out diapers to families in need, you must present a form of identification to receive diapers.

There is no charge for the diapers, back to school supplies or for assistance with gifts for Christmas.
WE Care accepts all donations of new and gently used clothing items. Donations can be dropped off at Southwest CAP.

For more information on this program please contact:
Ronda Christensen at SW CAP 608-935-2326 ext. 213

Food Pantry

Southwest CAP oversees food pantries in our five county service area that includes Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette and Richland Counties.

The Food Pantry assists income eligible families and individuals in the community providing them with nutritional foods that support the growth and development of our communities’ citizens.

Our pantries are run by volunteers. For more information or to schedule an appointment cal 608-935-2326 ext 218.

Please click HERE for a list of Southwestern Wisconsin Community Action Program Food Pantries/Shelters

An additional listing can be found HERE