Give: There are four ways to support Eleanor’s Pantry financially:

1) Give directly to Eleanor’s Pantry - by mail or walk in the door with personal care, food or financial donations. Your contribution is tax deductible.  Mail checks to: Eleanor’s Pantry, PO Box 64, Paw Paw, MI 49079. 

2) Donate by Credit Card  - Secure through Click here
It is better to donate money than food, because with money we can buy food in bulk much cheaper than with retail prices.  For example, in 2014, we saved $91,346 over retail price.

3) Do you buy from  By putting in the word "smile" before the address, you can select Eleanor's Pantry to receive an automatic donation. Same products, same prices! Login instead to Click here for a video on how this works.

Thank You in advance for your generosity!

Your financial support helps people meet their basic need of food and sustenance.  Our board offers a huge Thank you! for your generosity and gratefully encourages your continued support.



Did you Know?

1 in 6……Americans struggles with hunger

1 in 5……children goes to bed hungry each night

Third-poorest county……Van Buren is the 3rd poorest of 83 counties in Michigan

2009…….year Eleanor’s Pantry opened

1………….number of food banks serving Paw Paw and Lawton

70…….….volunteers run Eleanor’s Pantry

1………….a family may come to the pantry once per month

3 day…….”emergency supply of food” a family may receive per month

8,939……..people live in Paw Paw and Lawton areas

1,000…….children and adults fed each month by Eleanor’s Pantry




221 Drew Street, Paw Paw, MI 49079;  Email:
Phone: 269.415.0444