Due to the current situation, I am temporarily changing this webpage to serve as a resource for information for those needing assistance and help in the metro Green Bay area.

If you have a location you would like to add,
please email nathan@whygreenbay.us and I will update.




United Way 2-1-1 Can Answer Non-Medical Questions

Brown County United Way can answer non-medical questions related to COVID-19 crisis. Examples of the types of calls it can handle:

  • Food delivery programs for home-bound seniors.
  • Transportation options, as some public transit services close down.
  • Nutrition programs for children who rely on free and reduced meals at school.
  • Information on emerging resources in the community.

Residents simply call 2-1-1 (or 1-800-924-5514) or text COVID19 to 211-211 to receive links to CDC information about the virus.


NOTICE: If you or someone you know is elderly or disabled and is in need of assistance, please contact us and we will do our best to assist them or get them the resources they need.

Please either contact us through our FACEBOOK PAGE, phone/sms (213.785.1090) or at nathan@whygreenbay.us





Our local businesses need your help and support now, more than ever. CLICK HERE for a list of area businesses continuing to operate during this time.


Woodmans: 7am-9:30pm
Walmart: 7am-8:30pm (UPDATED 3/19) (Tuesday mornings reserved for elderly shoppers)
Festival Foods: 5am-12am (midnight)
ALDI: 9am-7pm
Meijer: 8am-10pm, Tuesday & Thursday 7am-8am reserved for elderly/seniors (updated 3/20)
Fresh Thyme: 7am-10pm
Piggly Wiggly: 6am-10pm
Pick n Save: 6am-10pm
Austin’s Grocery: 6am-10pm
Menard’s: Mon-Sat 6am-8pm, Sun 8am-7pm
Walgreens: 9am-9pm (24 hour drive-throughs will still be open 24 hours)
Target: 8am-9pm (Wednesday mornings reserved for elderly/seniors & vulnerable shoppers)
CVS: 8am-8pm

Farmer’s Best Home Delivery (Local Small Business)
Website: https://farmersbest.deliverybizpro.com/
Phone: 920-857-8199

Report Price Gouging



Beginning March 23, meals will be served Monday – Friday at the following times and locations below. This service is open to ALL CHILDREN (not just Green Bay students). Each child will get a bag that will include meals for breakfast and lunch.

The District will not be selling meals for adults like we do during the summer food program. Parents can pick up their meals without their children present.

This program is ONLY for meal pickup. Meals are not to be consumed on site. We encourage families to practice social distancing and not congregate at the meal pickup locations. Program locations and times are subject to change. Meals will be available while supplies last. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate the logistics of this program.

LINK: https://gbaps.org/our_district/coronavirus/meal_sites


The District will distribute a free lunch and a snack bag to all children age 18 years and under via drive through pickup beginning TUESDAY, MARCH 17 as a result of our school closing update.

When: 11:45 am – 12:30 pm Monday -Friday starting TUESDAY, MARCH 17

Where:- Dickinson Elementary School, 435 S. Washington St. De Pere. Curbside delivery will be available in front of the school’s main entrance.- Optimist Park, 801 Cook St., De Pere. Drive through service will be available in the parking lot.

If you are unable to access either of these locations, and require assistance to obtain food for your children, please contact District Social Worker Melanie Brick (920) 639-3632.
LINK: https://www.deperek12.org/apps/pages/index.jsp…


Starting Wednesday, March 18, free meals will be available to:
– All students age 18 and under.
– Persons over 18 years of age, with a disability, who also participate in a public or private non-profit school program during the regular school year.

No forms or registration are required to receive free meals.

The child(ren) must be present in the vehicle or walk/bike up to receive free meals.

11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Each site will serve breakfast and lunch
March 18 – March 20 cold pre-packaged lunch ONLY
The limit is one breakfast bag and one lunch bag per child per day.
All food will be taken off-site. Families will NOT enter or eat in the buildings.
Locations indicated as Drive Through below will operate as a drive through. Meals will be picked up through cars. Families will open their trunk or window to receive the meals.

Drive Through
Westwood Elementary
1155 Westwood Drive, De Pere WI 54115

Hemlock Creek Elementary
1900 Williams Grant Dr., De Pere, WI 54115

Parked Pick-Up
VFW Park
730 Grant Street, De Pere, WI 54115


Free breakfast/lunch to anyone under the age of 18. Starts 3/18 and will run from Monday through Friday.

Meal drive-thru will be available from 7:30 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
Pioneer Elementary School
1360 Ponderosa Ave, Green Bay, WI 54313

Valley View Elementary School
2200 True Ln, Green Bay, WI 54304

Parkview Middle School
955 Willard Dr, Ashwaubenon, WI 54304

Cormier School and Early Learning Center
2280 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304


Free breakfast/lunch combos for students 18 years and under. Meals are also free to disabled adults age 21 and under who are enrolled in a private or public school.

10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Deer Run Park
1757 Barlament Dr., Green Bay, WI 54313

Green Bay Community Church
600 Cardinal Ln., Green Bay, WI 54313

Howard Elementary School
631 W. Idlewild Ct., Green Bay, WI 54303

Lineville Intermediate School
2700 Lineville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

Meadowbrook Elementary School
720 Hillcrest Hts., Green Bay, WI 54313

Pinewood Park
1013 Harwood Ave., Green Bay, WI 54313

Those who pick up free food do not need to bring any forms or registration with them, but the student needs to be present in order to receive the free meal each day.


Beginning Thursday, March 19th will be providing free meals to families. This week they will provide meals on Thursday and Friday. Beginning the week of March 23rd they will be providing meals on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Each day you will be able to pick up two breakfasts and two lunch meals per student.

The meals will be available at the following locations from 10am until noon.

The locations are:
Issar – St Sebastian Parking Lot
Osborn – Town Hall Parking Lot
Oneida – Recreational Building on Hwy H Parking Lot
Nichols – Community Center Parking Lot (Baseball Diamond)
Seymour – Rock Ledge Intermediate School Front Door
Black Creek – Black Creek School Front Door

I have included a link for you to complete if you are planning on using our meal service. Please indicate which location and how many meals you will be picking up each day. This will allow us to prepare the appropriate number of meals. If you can not access the link please call the district office at 920-833-2304 and indicate which location and # of meals.

Survey for Meal Pick Up https://forms.gle/YZjQJNFQRfLxXnoPA

We understand this closure presents a wide range of challenges to our families and students. Thank you for your efforts as you work to take care of yourself and your loved ones.

Laurie Asher


Address: 1513 Leo Frigo Way Green Bay, WI 54302
Phone: 920-433-0343
Website: http://www.paulspantry.org/

Pantry: Numbers outside at 8:45 a.m..

We will then open the doors at 9 a.m. to 10 patrons at a time.

Once the first 10 clients get registered and start shopping, the next 10 will be let in.


The ADRC will be closing our doors to in-person office contact at the end of business today, Tuesday March 17th. Customers will continue to be served by phone and email. Home delivered meals will continue as usual.

• Homebound Meal (HBM) Delivery: We will continue HBM’s, working to increase our capacity. Volunteers reporting for duty will be screened using the CDC COVID-19 screening tool. We practice ServSafe® packaging guidelines including handwashing and glove use in all food service programs. Families will be offered a pickup option should they be concerned about home delivery. Current homebound meals customers have been receiving educational information in their meal bags.

• Grounded Café: Only on-line ordering with pick-up is available.

• Information and Assistant and Benefit Specialist Services. Access to community resources, long term care and public benefits are a priority of the ADRC. As we continue to provide these important services protections of our customers and staff are of utmost importance. We will be serving customers through phone calls and email.

ADRC Phone Number: 920-448-4300

These current plans are subject to change as new information is brought forward, the virus increases concentration in our community, or public health advises. The ADRC will be using social media, email notifications and our website to provide updated notices. Go to www.adrcofbrowncounty.org and follow us on Facebook at adrcbrowncountywi.



Address: 210 S Oneida St, Green Bay, WI 54303, United States
Website: https://www.rubyspantry.org/location/75

4th Monday of the Month
Registration begins at 4:00 PM

Food bundles available 4:30-6:00 PM

Address: 831 Schoen St, Green Bay, WI 54302
Website: https://www.rubyspantry.org/location/74

2nd Monday of the Month
Registration begins at 5:00 PM

Food bundles available 5:30-7:00 PM

Hosted by: Central Church



Address: 1460 Shawano Ave Green Bay, WI 54303
Phone: 920-497-2800
Website: greenbayfirst.org

Starting March 18th- Doors open every day (including weekends) from 3pm-7pm to serve the people of our community in need of food.

Delivery also available at greenbayfirst.org


626 Union Ct. Green Bay, WI 54303

The Meal Program
To Go/Boxed meals from the Canteen on the Union Court side of the building; drive up from 11:30-12:30pm.

Will continue and all staff/volunteers will handle food with gloves (even pre-packaged food). We will allow people to come for food as walk in basis or scheduled appointments Mon-Friday.

We will accept people at any time regardless of the guidelines we previously had in place stating you were only allowed to get food every thirty days.


Address: 301 Mather St. Green Bay, WI 54303
Phone: 920-437-3766
Website: http://newcommunityshelter.org/

Meals To-Go Only: Community Meal participants can get a prepared and packaged hot. Meal To-Go or Food Boxes available to prepare food at home.


If you have lost your current source of income and are looking for temporary or employment opportunities, please visit our JOB BOARD for companies currently hiring during this event.


NOTICE: Effective Monday March 23rd, Green Bay Metro will be running VERY LIMITED services. CLICK HERE FOR FULL INFORMATION 

Para-transit services are still available. Para-transit Division Phone: 920-448-3450

While Uber/Lyft/Rideshare may not be ideal right now, if you have never used their services before, there are “promos” for new users. Here are the current promos if you need to utilize the services:
LYFT Promo Codes: https://www.lyft.com/promo-coupon-code-free-rides
UBER Promo Codes: https://www.uber.com/us/en/promo/


As of March 17th, all restaurants were ordered to suspend dine-in services. Here is a growing list of local restaurants and their policies for pickup/carryout and/or if they are open. Information provided by the Greater Green Bay Visitors and Conventions Bureau.

NOTE: Are you a bartender in need of some help? CLICK HERE FOR BEAP ASSISTANCE INFORMATION

FACEBOOK USERS: Join the group Brown County, WI – Take Out & Delivery. There are several restaurants and food establishments continually posting there that are not on the below list.

Restaurants Offering Take Out and Delivery

a’Bravo Bistro – Offering curbside pick-up. Coming out with a special menu for Easter pick-up.

Anduzzi’s – Online ordering for pick-up. Limited menu.

Badger State Brewing Company – Offering online pre-order with curbside pick-ups.

Bleu – Offering full menu for carryout. Call for family-style dinner options.

Chefusion – Offering take-out with a special menu. Order 1 hour ahead, CC payment, pickup at Valet station.

Cheese Cake Heaven – Curbside pick-up. Catering & delivery available. Available on Grub Hub.

Chives – Curbside pick-up 4-9 pm during normal hours. Special menu’s posted on Facebook by end of day on 3/17.

Copper State Brewing Company – Offering take out menu & online ordering coming soon.

Crystal Coffee Cafe & Beanery – Offering delivery with 24 hours notice and take-out with a special menu.

Grapevine Café – Offering take-out.

Graystone Ale House – Delivery available from 11 am to 10 pm on UberEats & Eat Street. Planning to have curbside pick-up available by Friday 3/20.

Gyro Kabobs – Offering take-out with curbside pick-up, cc payment when placing order. Delivery available on Eat Street.

Hagemeister Park – Delivery available from 11 am to 10 pm. Available on UberEats & Eat Street.

Happy Joe’s Pizza & Ice Cream – Offering no contact delivery & delivering outside of area for groups of 10 or more. Take-out, curbside pick-up available.

La Java, A Roasting House – Offering take-out for drinks & bakery items. Delivery available on UberEats, Door Dash, Food Dudes, GrubHub.

Ledgestone Vineyards – Call/Text 920-532-4384 for take-out orders with a special menu. Online ordering coming soon.

Lorelei Inn – Take out with back door pick-up. Describe car color & make and they will run order to you.

Luna Café & Roastery – Offering take-out only.

Ledgestone Vineyards – Call/Text 920-532-4384 for take-out orders with a special menu. Online ordering coming soon.

Main Street Bourbon Room – Waiving carryout fees, special family-style meals.

Nala’s – Online ordering with store pick-up. Gift Certificates available on their website.

Not By Bread Alone – Offering delivery with $50 minimum order and take-out with carhop service.

Plae Bistro – Call ahead for take-out.

Stadium View – Offering online ordering for carryout & delivery. Offering family-style meals.

St. Brendan’s Inn – Offering curbside Pick-up. Delivery available on Eat Street.

Studio 1212 – Offering curbside pick-up. Delivery available on Eat Street.

The Bar –  Delivery available from 11 am to midnight on UberEats & Eat Street. Planning to have curbside pick-up available by Friday 3/20.

The Cannery – Pick-up available. Delivery available on UberEats, Food Dudes, Door Dash, GrubHub, Eat Street.

The Exchange – Offering take-out for walk-ins. Delivery available on UberEats.

The Pancake Place – Offering take-out. Delivery available on Eat Street & UberEats.

Thornberry Creek at Oneida – Offering take-out with designated pick-up area. Processing orders Wed-Sat from 4-7 pm. Family-style meals must be ordered by 11 am.

Uncle Mike’s Bake Shoppe – Offering curbside pick-up, CC payment at the time of order. Dinner options coming to the menu. Delivery available on Eat Street, UberEats coming soon.

Union Hotel – Offering carryout with full menu. Call after 4:00 pm for any carryout orders.

Special Offers

Parallel 44 Wineries – Taking online orders. $0.01 shipping on orders of 6 or more bottles with promo code ENJOYNOW. Valid through March 31.

Plae Bistro – Gift card promotion – with every $50 ordered, they will add $15.

Local Businesses Temporarily Closed




The Turn

Umi Sushi

1919 Kitchen & Tap


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