Free food boxes to be distributed Aug. 14-15 in Kent

Event at ShoWare Center parking lot

  • Thursday, August 13, 2020 2:28pm
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Free food boxes will be given away on Friday, Aug. 14 and Saturday, Aug. 15 at the acceesso ShoWare Center back parking lot, 625 W. James St.

Seniors and health-compromised are eligible for the Aug. 14 giveaway that runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The general public can show up for the Aug. 15 event from 9 a.m. to noon.

Boxes weigh over 25 pounds and contain an assortment of fresh food such as oranges, kale, apples, lettuce, carrots, potatoes, cabbage, nectarines and cucumbers.

It will be contact-less pickup without having to leave your vehicle.

Hosted by Kent Community Partners, it is an all volunteer event with help from nonprofits and faith groups in the Kent area and in cooperation with Cascadia Produce, Mosby Farms, the city of Kent and Kent Community Foundation.

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