Club Ricotta FAQs

You are EXTRAordinary! Thank you for being a member of Club Ricotta!

Every minute you spend reading our webpage, someone is being fed by a Lasagna Love volunteer. To date, we have fed 1.8 million people in need of food, comfort, and support. Your contributions have allowed us to keep having an impact on families around the world, while delivered a home cooked meal, warmth, and kindness.


Is this donation tax deductible?

Yes, your donation is tax-deductible!

How much of my donation will go toward programs and services?

Lasagna Love is committed to using funds responsibly to create and execute programs that make an impact in the lives of anyone who could benefit from family meal assistance and kindness.  We recently earned a Candid Gold Seal of Transparency! The Gold Seal from Candid demonstrates our commitment to transparency and accountability.Read more here about Lasagna Love’s commitment to fiscal responsibility and the importance of our Gold Seal distinction here.

When will I receive a receipt for my contribution?

Rest assured, a receipt for your donation will be sent automatically via email. If you have any further questions or need additional documentation for tax purposes, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at Thank you for making a difference and supporting our cause!

I would rather mail my donation. Is that possible?

Prefer to donate by mail? Mail a check payable to “Lasagna Love” to:

Lasagna Love
323 Lake Forest Dr.
Belleville, IL 62220

When Will I Receive a Tax Letter Summarizing All of My Contributions for the Year?

Monthly donors receive a year-end summary letter of all their monthly and one-time contributions that can be used for tax purposes. Year-end summary letters are e-mailed in January.

How do I make changes to the amount or frequency of my donation?

Please email if you need to make any change to your amount, frequency of donation, or payment method.

Does Club Ricotta have a gift matching program?

If your employer matches donations or donates for volunteer hours we can help you check by clicking here!  If your employer isn’t listed, its recommended that you contact your company directly.

How can I refer a friend to join Club Ricotta?

If you know someone who would love to join Club Ricotta and support our mission, it’s easy to refer them! Simply share our sign-up page link with them: Club Ricotta Sign-Up. Thank you for spreading the love!

I would like to volunteer. How do I get started?

If you’re interested in volunteering with Lasagna Love, getting started is easy! Simply visit our ‘Volunteer’ page on the website by clicking here and sign up. Prefer volunteer opportunities outside of the kitchen? View our other volunteer opportunities here.

My question hasn't been addressed by the FAQs. Who can I contact for assistance?

If you haven’t found the answers you’re looking for in our FAQs, please feel free to reach out for assistance. You can contact us at We’ll be happy to help you with any questions or concerns you may have. We’re here to support you!

I'd love to do much to help Lasagna Love. Who's the best person to contact about sponsoring an event and other special interests?

The best person to contact is Steph Stocum and she can be reached via email at Any additional support is appreciated!

ChangING the world one lasagna at a time