For over 25 years, the Wildwood Food Pantry has functioned as a joint Outreach Ministry between New Covenant United Methodist Church in The Villages, and Wildwood United Methodist Church. 
This food pantry serves registered customers who can receive Supplemental Food Assistance, at no cost, during each of our bi-monthly distributions. 

 How to Receive Services:

  1. Registration is necessary to receive services. To register you must be a resident of North Sumter County. (Wildwood, Oxford, Royal, Adamsville, or Coleman)
  2. Emergency food can be obtained from a Pastor or Church Leader by calling the Church Office at 352-748-1275.

Donations & Volunteers

For a list of our most needed items, please click here.
For volunteer opportunities, please contact Pantry Coordinators, Don and Marlene Huggins, 352-874-3043, or the Wildwood UMC Church Office 352-748-1275. Email: or


  • Drivers License or other form of picture ID
  • Bring one of the following to verify that your address is within our service area:
    • Utility Bill, such as Electric, Water, Phone, etc.
    • If you don’t have any of the above, please bring a piece of mail that has been addressed to you at your current address. (Must have street address, not a PO Box)
  • Proof of all income sources in the household or food stamp (SNAP) documentation.
  • Original Social Security Cards (NO COPIES) for all who are residing in your household and to receive food from this food pantry.
For more information, visit our pantry’s official website at
“The Wildwood Food Pantry is an equal opportunity provider.”