Mobile Food Pantry Of The Southern Tier
Typical mobile pantry distribution lasts for two hours.
Mobile food pantry of the southern tier. Beaver dams ny the food bank of the southern tier has begun re opening its mobile food pantries across the region. Information is also provided about nutrition snap benefits and other services in the area. They are available 24 hours a day seven days a week.
02oct10 00 am 11 00 am rathbone mobile food pantry steuben residents 1st fri of the month beginning oct 2020 10 00 am 11 00 am 8088 county rd 21 addison ny 14801 endwell united methodist church 3301 watson blvd. Food bank of the southern tier mobile food pantry each truck can transport up to 15 000 pounds of food. Food bank of the southern tier mobile food pantries last updated.
Mobile food pantry run by the food bank of the southern tier delivers fresh produce dairy products and other food items. The first mobile food pantry program was launched in july. Re opening mobile food pantries across the southern tier sep 21 2020 when covid 19 hit new york state and closures began to take place the food bank of the southern tier was no longer able to safely host traditional mobile food pantries mfps where up to 150 households are served by standing in line to receive grocery items.
Call 2 1 1 to find a food pantry or one of our programs near you. This program utilizes beverage distribution trucks retrofitted for food banking purposes to deliver fresh produce dairy and other food and grocery products directly to the consumer in rural areas. Website lists distribution dates and locations.
Chemung steuben schuyler call. A typical mobile pantry visit lasts two hours and provides 200 to 250 families with nutritious food to help them make ends meet. The first two trucks were donated by john potter and the seneca beverage company.