Wesley’s Food Ministry Programs


-Base Camp

  • Base Camp is what Wesley calls our Free Community Meal
  • Enjoy a wonderful meal with your El Dorado Park neighbors, Wesley folks, and community
  • Every Thursday evening dinner is served at 5:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room
  • Volunteers are always needed and welcomed


-Monthly Food Giveaways

  • The next food giveaways are planned for 02/24/17, and 03/24/17.


-Food Bags

  • Food bags are no longer offered through the front office.
  • Instead, once a week food distributions will be made through the food pantry.
  • Food bags will be distributed every Thursday beginning at 9:00 am until supplies last.
  • Only one food bag per family per month.
  • For more information, call (559) 224-1947.

 Monetary and food donations are always welcome. Please make checks payable to: Wesley UMC and write Food Ministry on the memo line. You can drop your donation in the offering on Sunday or mail it to the church office at 1343 E. Barstow Ave., Fresno, CA 93710

Please use this list when assembling a food bag for Wesley’s distribution. Any amount donated of the items listed would be greatly appreciated, or you can assemble a complete bag. Bring your items or assembled bag by the church office Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or on Sunday mornings and place it in the shopping cart located in the narthex (entryway to John Wesley Hall).

Each Food Bag Typically Contains the Following Items:

  • Canned Fruit (1 can)
  • Cheerios (generic brand okay, 1 Large box)
  • Canned Vegetables (2 cans)
  • Tuna (1 can)
  • Peanut Butter (1 jar)
  • Ramen Noodles (2 packages)
  • Macaroni & Cheese (1 box)
  • Toilet tissue (1 roll)
  • Soap (1 bar) 
  • 1 Pound of Rice
    • Or
  • 1 Pound of Pinto Beans