Christmas Food Box Program

The Christmas Food Box Program began as a small ministry in 1975 serving 150 to 200 families. This year the Christmas Food Box is designed to feed the recipient family a Christmas holiday dinner.  Pre-registration is required to receive a Christmas Food Box.

Register in person at Miss Virginia’s Food Pantry, 1312 S. Hanna St. Fort Wayne    Tuesday/Wednesday   11am-1pm on Nov. 16/17 or Nov. 23/24

Register in person at the St. Mary’s Soup Kitchen or St. Mary’s Parish Office, 1101 S. Lafayette St., Fort Wayne    Monday Nov. 8th through Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021      10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The Christmas Food Box contains the fixings for a holiday dinner.  Deadline for registration – November 24, 2021

All registered clients will receive a postcard in the mail that must be brought to Distribution Day.  Distribution Day for the Christmas Food Boxes is Saturday, December 11, 2021 at St. Mary Mother of God Church, 1101 Lafayette St., from 9am to noon.  The postcard and identification must be presented on Distribution Day.  ONLY ONE CHRISTMAS FOOD BOX PER HOUSEHOLD ADDRESS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED.

Want to help with the Christmas Food Box Program? Financial donations are always welcome!  Donate Now

Please contact the parish office at (260) 424-8231 or stmarysfw@stmarysfw.org with any questions.

“Lord, when did we ever see you hungry…” – Matthew 25