Wisconsin's Deer Donation Program began in 2000, and since then, more than 92,000 deer have been donated, translating to more than 3.7 million pounds of venison distributed to food pantries across the state.
Hunters donate an extra harvested deer to the program.
DNR Wildlife Damage Program Assistant Liz Tanner explains how hunters can participate this year...
"All hunters have to do is harvest their deer and then take it to one of our participating processors. They will need their registration confirmation number upon donating their deer...."