Press launch from Meals For Folks:
This summer season Meals for Folks will host seasonal Free Produce Markets in Eureka, Fortuna, Garberville and Redway. These free outside farmer’s market-style produce distributions will happen from June by October to make sure that everybody in these troublesome occasions can have entry to the nutritious, seasonal produce wanted for good well being.
Bayshore Mall, 3300 Broadway. Drive-thru solely. 11 a.m.-1 p.m on June 24, July 29, August 26, September 23, October 28.
Fortuna Group Companies, 2331 Rohnerville Street. Drive-thru & walk-up. Stroll-ups enter from David Method. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on June 23, August 25, September 22, and October 12.
Garberville Presbyterian Church, 437 Maple Lane. Stroll-up. 10:30 a.m.-noon on June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, October 12.
Redway Baptist Church, 553 Redway Drive. Drive-thru & walk-up. Automobiles enter from Empire Drive. 12:30-1:30 p.m. on June 8, July 13, September 14, October 12.
These in attendance are requested to put on a masks, include their very own baggage, and observe 6-foot social distancing whereas on the distribution. For extra data or to see in case you qualify go to foodforpeople.org.
This program is accessible due to partnerships with California Emergency Foodlink, the California Affiliation of Meals Banks’ Farm to Household program, and CalFood Logistics.
Wish to get entangled? Meals for Folks is in search of volunteers for the Free Produce Markets. Come and assist distribute produce to lots of of households, kids, and seniors. Volunteers assist arrange and inventory the market. It’s a enjoyable and rewarding approach to spend a number of hours and assist local people members. In case you are serious about volunteering go to www.foodforpeople.org and fill out the Volunteer Response Group Type.