March 2020: Pantry moved outside with drive-through service. Served nearly 1,300 families in the last two weeks of March.
Fall 2020: COVID-19 cases spiked in Dane County. Pantry use hits record high, served 2,100+ households in October.
Spring/Summer 2021: American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 signed into law. Pantry use declines. Began using Pantry Pal for online orders.
Winter 2021: The last cash payments for 2021 Child Tax Credit were made. Pantry use increased to seasonal norm.