Food distribution set for Friday
There will be a Second Harvest Food Bank Military Share food distribution at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at the Penelec parking lot at 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue W., Warren.
“The Military Share program of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania delivers fresh, nutritious foods to families with at least one member who has served or is serving in the armed forces or National Guard,” according to a Second Harvest release. Questions about the free program, including qualifications, may be directed to the Second Harvest Helpline at (814) 459-3663 ext. 117. The distribution will be handled on a first come, first served basis.
“In northwest Pennsylvania, one in four households receiving food assistance has at least one household member who has served in the military or is serving in the military,” according to Second Harvest.