Agency Orders & Stats

Quick access for our agency partners.

Placing An Order

Partners can make orders at Orders must be placed by 12 pm (noon), three days before pick up/delivery. Inventory is continuously updated. Quick order guide.

Recording Stats

The Food Group collects statistics from our agency partners. Combined data are required for TEFAP reporting, and they show shared impact across our region. Monthly stats must be entered by the 10th of the following month.

Ordering Timeline

Delivery/Pick-Up Day

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday

Order Day (by noon)

  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday

Choose to receive food weekly, twice a month, or once a month. “Week 1” of our schedule starts on the first Monday of the month. If there are five Mondays in a month, you must submit a written request to [email protected] to receive food during “Week 5.”

Want to be an Agency Partner?

Learn more about the The Food Group’s food bank services.


Email us at [email protected] or call (763) 450-3898.

The Food Group believes in food equity. They believe in culturally specific foods. They believe in meeting people where they are at. And most of all, they believe in dignity.

The Food Group volunteer and donor

Does your agency want to receive free weekly deliveries of produce gleaned from local farms? Email [email protected] or call 763-450-3886.

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The Food Group

We’re a nonprofit working at the intersection of equity and access to fresh, sustainable foods. From farming to distribution, we provide fresh food across MN and WI.

The Food Group is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. EIN 41-1246504 Contributions are tax-deductible to the full amount provided by the law.

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