Dot Foods provides $50,000 of holiday help to area food pantries Dot’s Neighbor-to-Neighbor returns for a second consecutive holiday season MT. STERLING, ILL. (DECEMBER 6, 2017) –Dot Foods, the nation’s largest food industry redistributor, is once again joining local efforts to fight hunger this holiday season. Through its Neighbor-to-Neighbor philanthropic program, Dot will give $50,000 worth of food to food pantries in West Central Illinois. The ten recipient organizations were given a list of available items and allowed to spend $5,000 on the products that best address the needs of their clients.