History

WHIP opened the doors in 1983 to help 61571 residents. WHIP continues to serve residents of 61571 through donations from churches, businesses, individuals and civic organizations. The WHIP staff is all volunteers serving during distribution hours.

Hours / Location

Distribution

WHIP is open the first and third Wednesday of the month from

8:30-11:00 AM, and 4:30-6:00 PM.  

Next Distribution - WEDNESDAY, December 2nd, 2020

8:30 - 11:00 AM and 4:30-6:00 PM

With the current Covid situation WHIP will remain open but will serve with a drive through distribution.

Donations- Food donations can be dropped off during distribution hours. Bring food to the side door stating "donations" to drop off food. 

 

WHIP's physical address is 1235 Peoria Street in Washington, Illinois.

WHIP's mailing address is: (Monetary donations can be mailed here)

WHIP

624 Patricia

Washington, IL 61571

 

Qualifications to Receive Food and How to Sign Up

To be eligible to receive food from WHIP, you must be a resident of 61571.

To sign up, bring proof of residency in the 61571 with a current piece of mail or utility bill, an ID, and a laundry basket or reusable shopping bags to take your food home. You will select the food you want and limits are based on the size of your family.

Contact Information

For more information call or text

309-657-6480 or 309-444-9411

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