Nutrition: Commodity Supplemental Food Program
The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) provides free monthly food packages to low-income adults aged 60 years and older. The package includes nutritious food that is worth about $70. This food is a supplement to a person’s diet.
Who is eligible?
To be eligible, you must be aged 60 and older with a household income equal to those listed below. This table is effective as of January 26, 2023, and is based on 130% of the US Dept. of 2023 Health and Human Services Poverty Guidelines. When reviewing your eligibility, use total gross income (before taxes and deductions) of all household members.
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Add $557 for each addition family member
The following agencies help distribute CSFP food boxes. Find the agency that serves your county. Note that the CSFP program may be called Stockbox or Cupboard Bound in your community.
Central Wisconsin Community Action Council, Inc.
Counties served: Adams, Columbia, Dodge, Juneau, and Sauk
Community Action Coalition of South Central Wisconsin
Counties served: Dane, Jefferson
Hunger Task Force
414-777-0483 or 414-773-0211
Counties served: Ashland, Bayfield, Fond Du Lac, Iron, Jefferson, LaCrosse, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Marinette, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Portage, Rock, Sawyer, Shawano, Sheboygan, Vilas, Walworth, Washburn, Washington, Waukesha, Waushara, Winnebago, and Wood
Northwest Wisconsin Community Service Agency, Inc.
Counties served: Bayfield, Douglas
Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency, Inc.
West Central Wisconsin Community Action Agency, Inc.
Counties served: Barron, Chippewa, Dunn, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, St. Croix
Call 211 for information and referrals to local services, such as food pantries.
Other food programs
You may also be eligible for the FoodShare program. Learn how to apply for FoodShare benefits. If you live in Milwaukee County, refer to the Milwaukee enrollment services.
In some areas, the Senior Farmer Market Nutrition Program is available from June 1 through October 31.
CSFP is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and administered through the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS). Learn more about the program: