WASHBURN COUNTY -- Indianhead Community Action Agency, Inc. (ICAA) is excited to announce that the ICAA Washburn Co. Food Pantry is moving from Spooner, WI to Shell Lake, WI. The Washburn County Connections Store, which formerly housed the food pantry closed at the end of August, although food pantry services have continued at the same location. Since then, ICAA has partnered with Ventures Unlimited, Inc., and plans to move the food pantry to their Shell Lake location.
ICAA’s CEO, Jennifer Shearer said, “We are excited to enter into a new partnership with Ventures Unlimited, Inc. Our goal is to continue providing healthy, food options for low-income individuals and families through our food pantry in Washburn County. It’s an important resource for the communities and the relocation to Ventures Unlimited, Inc. will help us continue our goal.” Ventures Unlimited, Inc. CEO, Kristin Frane stated, “Ventures in Shell Lake is excited for the opportunity to be able bring the food pantry to Shell Lake. Not only is this arrangement good for ICAA, but we [Ventures] are able to give people with disabilities the chance to learn work skills through volunteering.” The food pantry will continue operations at its current location in Spooner (608 Service Road) through September 25, 2019.
ICAA Washburn Co. Food Pantry will be open at its new location at 110 N Industrial Drive, Shell Lake, WI, starting October 4, 2019. Regular operating hours for the pantry will be Fridays and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
For more information about ICAA Washburn Co. Food Pantry, call 715-532-4222.
For more information about Ventures Unlimited, Inc., call 715-468-2939.
About ICAA: Indianhead Community Action Agency, Inc. is a registered 501(c)3 Charitable Organization and an equal opportunity employer and provider operating under an Affirmative Action plan.
About Ventures Unlimited, Inc.: Ventures Unlimited, Inc. operates programs without regard to race, color, and national origin.