Food Box Distribution Set For Wednesday in Lafayette County, AR
Harvest Regional Food Bank is warming up the truck and making preparations to drive over to the fairgrounds in Lafayette County, Arkansas this week for another USDA Commodity Pantry Boxes distribution.
Lewisville, Stamps, and the surrounding area of Lafayette County Arkansas, this is your week to benefit from this food distribution. This Wednesday, February 15, 2023, Harvest Regional Food Bank is returning to Lewisville to the Lafayette County Fairgrounds with its TEFAP USDA Commodity Mobile Pantry.
“With the recent rise in hunger, it’s more important than ever that Harvest meet the needs of our food-insecure families where they are,” says Camille Coker Wrinkle, CEO/Executive Director. “Our goal is to continue making sure families have the food they need, even during this challenging time.”
Harvest Regional Food Bank will distribute TEFAP USDA Commodities directly from their truck on Wednesday, February 15, starting at 9:00 AM and continuing until about 11:00 AM or until all boxes have been distributed. The truck will be parked at Lafayette County Fair Grounds located at 1360 Hwy 82 Lewisville, AR 71845.
What To Bring:
Recipients must bring photo identification or proof of address for verifying they are a resident of Lafayette County. Distribution is limited to 1 box per household and 2 households maximum per vehicle.
Next Mobile Pantry for Lafayette Co for April 19, 2023.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
Last year, Harvest Regional Food Bank distributed 3.2M meals and served over 60,000 individuals in Southwest Arkansas and Northeast Texas. Both states consistently rank in the top 10 for the highest incidents of hunger. Nearly 20% of our local residents miss meals due to food insecurity, including 1 in 4 children. Harvest works to eliminate hunger through its Food Banking, Food Rescue, School Backpack and Mobile Pantry programs