Mabel First Lutheran Church is the site of the Mabel Area Food Shelf. This food shelf serves residents of Mabel and the surrounding area. People are welcome to use the food shelf twice per month. In 2014, the food shelf served a total of 290 households and 822 individuals.
The food shelf is open every month on the first, second, and fourth Thursdays (5-7 p.m.) and the third Saturday (10 a.m. to noon). Note: certain holidays and church events might require the food shelf to be closed. The food shelf will be closed on the days that Mabel-Canton Public Schools cancels class due to a winter storm. For an up-to-date schedule, please check the church calendar.
Donations of non-perishable food or personal hygiene items can be brought to the church. Monetary donations can be mailed to the Mabel Area Food Shelf, P.O. Box 504, Mabel, MN 55954. For more information call 507-493-5783. Leave a message and someone will return your call.