Rhinelander Lions Club provides $500 to the Rhinelander Personal Essentials Pantry
Rhinelander Lions Club president Barbara Haenel, (far right) presents a $500.00 check to Barb Oestreicher, Co-Chair of the PEP. Others in attendance are: Back Row (L to R): Nick Wagler, Dixie Mathews,Joan Mars, Tom Radke, Carol Burton, Sue Verage, & Mareta Marten.Front Row (L to R); Nancy Reis, Michell Fryar, Jane Smithback, Rita Schaerli, Paula Wagler, Jan Torbenson.
The Personal Essentials Pantry (PEP) helps low income community members with those essential items needed to keep their homes and families clean and healthy.PEP currently has over 800 registered clients from 29 northern communities. PEP is open on the 2nd Monday of each month from 3:30 – 5:30 and on the last Saturday of each month from 9 to noon. It is located at the First United Methodist Church in Rhinelander.