Stock Up for Summer


10,000 Food Pounds Collected

$100,000+ Donated

1,000+ Hours Volunteered

How You Can Help

Host a Food Drive
Conduct a food drive to help stock our Food Pantry. This activity is great for families, schools, churches, and organizations large and small. A list of needs on request.

Virtual Food Drive
Shop from our Amazon Wish List for our needed items here:

Food Pantry Volunteer
Tasks may include stocking shelves, packing and distributing food boxes. At least 16 years old. Able to lift 20 pounds. Volunteers can sign up

Pantry2Go Food Truck Volunteer
Distribute food boxes to families via a drive-through or doorstep event. Must be capable of lifting 20 pounds. Locations vary. Volunteers can sign up

For more information about conducting a food drive or volunteering, please contact

Stock Up for Summer Campaign

Wilkinson Center is on a mission to guide our families from surviving to thriving this summer.

Help us with your your gift today!


Wilkinson Center is grateful for our generous Supporters that have contributed to Stock Up for Summer efforts. Our mission – to transform the lives of Dallas families by providing pathways to self-sufficiency with dignity and respect – is made possible by your generosity. Our collective effort addresses the critical needs of our neighbors.

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Hydration Hero Sponsor

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Delivering Nutritious Food Sponsor

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Stock Up for Summer Supporters

Dr. Jane Admire
Kathy and Chet Boortz
Nancy and Robert Bowen
Kama Boswell Koudelka
Cindy and David Bruner
Andrew Bugg
Emory Burton
Mary and Mike Carter
Rita and Cleve Clinton
Judy and Bob Coleman
Van and Jeff Collins
Thomas Conlon
Bob Coursen
Robert Crawford
Hannah Cutshall
Charlotte Darrah
David M. Crowley Foundation
Brent Del Toro
Emily Dunn
Ann and Bob Dyer
Sam Eppler
Cheryl Eskridge
Tony Floyd
Ola and Randall Fojtasek
Nancy and Dr. Tom Fomby
Linda and Ed Francis
Kay and Duncan Fulton
Dare and Dale Gillette
Nancy H. Gilmore
Josie Glenn
Lynn Gray
Holly Greef
Susan Phillips and Jan Hegert
Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation
Carole and Chris Jackson
Lynn Romejko Jacobs, PH.D.
Robert Jette
Stephen Jones
Carole and Chris Jordan
Charlotte and John Kimberlin
Carole and Jack Kinnebrew
Kama Koudelka
Sarah and Alan Losinger
Leah and Rick Margerison
Karan and Ben Marshall
Judith and Cameron McMillen
Tricia McQuinn
Mitsubishi Electric
Alice Murray
National Life Group Charitable Foundation
Alan Noel
Northwood Woman’s Club
Elizabeth Norwood
Alice and Erle Nye
Vicki C. Patterson
Terri Peeters
Peggy Dear Fund
The Perot/Jones Family
Katherine and Eric Reeves
Cameron Rice
Ridgewood Park United Methodist Church
Carol Riemer
Evelyn Rose
Bettye and Ric Slaven
Dawn Smith
Laura and Tom Steen-Patterson
Eric and Deborah Suder Fund at The Dallas Foundation
Laura and Allan Tepera
Lyn and Guy Thomas
Marilyn and Ben Weber
Gene Williams
John and Jackie Young
Cindy Yowell

Summer Resources

Healthy recipes to try – including orange oatmeal pancakes and sweet summer peach salsa.

Spade and Spoon Newsletter sign up link – receive healthy recipes, cooking demonstrations, nutrition/garden classes, gardening how-to’s and more.

Food nutrition demos and gardening videos

Take the My Plate Quiz

Quick Healthy Recipes

Cooking matters! What’s for dinner?

National education program that provides free workshops and educational media that helps promote childhood development – Give your child a strong start by supporting at home what your child will learn in school.

Vooks is an entire library of storybooks brought to life with beautiful animation, read-aloud narration, engaging music and sound, and read-along text. Inspires a lifelong love of reading.