New Opportunities and C3 are excited to announce that the Manning Food Pantry is now open! The Manning Food Pantry is located in the back of the State Farm Insurance Office located at 318 Main Street in Manning. Please use the rear entrance in the alley. The Manning Food Pantry will serve families and individuals in the IKM-Manning school district. To utilize the pantry services, contact New Opportunities Carroll County Family Development Center in Carroll at (712) 792-9266 ext 720, to determine your eligibility. If your family is new, or has not provided all household information, we may request additional information before utilizing the pantry. If you are eligible, we will set up an appointment for you to pick up your food box at the Manning Food Pantry on Saturday mornings between 8 – 10 a.m. A Manning Food Pantry volunteer will supply you with a food package from the donated items on hand and according to the number in your household. Food pantry items may include: frozen meat, canned vegetables, cereal, soups, tuna, macaroni and cheese, hamburger helper, etc. There is no charge for the food pantry and a household can utilize the food pantry once per 30 days.
Author - Denise Doyel, Manning Chamber Treasurer
As a Main Street business person, I have been an active member of the Manning Chamber of Commerce for over twenty years. I volunteer on several committees and try to keep our members informed.