Join us for JustDane’s Reentry Simulation on Thursday May 2, 2024 from 6-9PM at Bethel Lutheran Church. This is a free event opportunity open to the public. The goal of the Reentry Simulation is to educate the public on the barriers and hardships that folks who are reentering the community after incarceration face. Participants in the simulation will leave with open eyes, an understanding of restorative justice, and an opportunity to advocate for this group of people. More details and sign […]

We’re extending our hours a bit starting Tuesday April 2nd! NEW HOURS: Tues / Wed / Thurs 6am – 2pm Fri / Sat / Sun 6am – 3pm   Looking forward to serving you soon!

The Big Share 2024 is “an online day of giving that supports the nearly 70 member nonprofits of Community Shares of Wisconsin” ( This year, we’re asking our community to consider donating specifically to two nonprofits that we are committed to partnering with and directly support: Urban Triage and Dane County Food Collective / REAP Food Group. Click on the hyperlinks below to go directly to their respective Big Share donation pages. DONATION PAGES: Urban Triage Dane County Food Collective […]

We are OPEN Sunday 12/24 (Christmas Eve) from 6am – 1pm We’re CLOSED Monday December 25 – Friday December 29 We’re OPEN Saturday December 30 from 6am – 2pm We’re OPEN Sunday December 31 (New Years Eve) from 6am – 2pm We’re OPEN Monday January 1 (New Years Day) from 6am – 2pm  

Join us on Sunday November 19 for Friendsgiving at Short Stack Eatery! We’re raising money for Dane County Food Collective, specifically to help fund and sustain their Health and Wellness initiatives for food and service industry workers! Examples of current initiatives include biweekly workouts at Pat’s Gym, Peer Support Specialist Training around mental health & substance use, and art therapy projects like a service industry-driven zine (magazine)!!! DCFC is an organization of food industry leaders and individuals working together to […]

Across the country, the restaurant industry has been scrutinized by consumers for its most recent price increases. In restaurants, food, labor and occupancy costs have always held the majority of operational costs, combining to be approximately 70 cents of every dollar during normal times. Yet since the pandemic began, increases in rent, wholesale food costs, wage increases, and broken supply chains have caused operational costs to skyrocket nationwide. This New York Times interactive article gives consumers an illuminating visual explanation […]

Join us for brunch on Monday July 3! We’ll be open 8AM-1PM   Want to Pre-Order pies, quiche, or cocktail kits for your holiday weekend plans? Check out our Pre-Order Menu and order today.  

The Dane County Food Collective (DCFC) is proud to announce its upcoming event series, Wellness Weeks, a fundraiser and discussion series aimed at promoting Health & Wellness efforts in the food industry. The event will take place from April 2nd-13th and will feature various activities to encourage discussions and raise funds to support DCFC’s ongoing efforts. If you want to make a direct donation today, please head to DCFC’s PayPal here. In its first year, DCFC has made significant strides […]

We need YOU! Our Root Partner Gift Card Fund needs donations! To help us #FeedTheRevolution simply follow these steps: (1) Purchase a gift card online at this link (2) When purchasing, choose “I’d like to email it as a gift” Fill in the following details— • Name: Root Partner Donation • Email: • Choose ‘Immediately’ Voilà! We’ll add these donations to our Root Partner Fund and continue feeding the folks that are doing work in our community. Want to […]