Prince of Peace Food Pantry, Davenport, recently received a $5,000 Lutheran Community Economic Outreach Bridge Grant from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation.
The pantry also will participate in a two-to-one challenge grant program sponsored by the foundation. For every dollar raised by March 31, the foundation will provide an additional 50 cents — up to $5,000 — in support of the food ministry.
Prince of Peace Food Pantry has been in operation since 2007 and has seen a significant increase in the number of clients seeking food assistance in the past year. Donations can be mailed to: Prince of Peace Church Food Pantry, 415 W. 53rd St., Davenport, IA 52806 or submitted online at http://popqc.org/#/food-pantry.