FLINT (WJRT) - (12-06-17) - The state is reminding Flint families about upcoming mobile food pantry stops.
The effort with the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint is set up to make sure families affected by the water emergency have access to foods rich in calcium, vitamin C, and iron. The state says more than $300 million in state taxpayer funds help pay for the program.
Produce available in December includes apples, carrots, potatoes, onions, and cabbage. The sites will stay open until food supplies run out.
The mobile food pantry schedule is listed below.
- Saturday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m. - Flint First Wesleyan Church, 3825 Davison Road
- Saturday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m. - Flint Muslim Food Pantry, 4400 S. Saginaw St.
- Tuesday, Dec. 12, at noon - St. Michael Catholic Church, 609 E. Fifth Ave.
- Wednesday, Dec. 13, at noon - Salem Lutheran Church, 2610 Martin Luther King Ave.
- Thursday, Dec. 14, at 11 a.m. - Church Without Walls, 4121 Martin Luther King Ave.
- Friday, Dec. 15, at noon - St. Luke's NEW Life Center, 3115 Lawndale Ave.
- Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 10 a.m. - Hispanic Tech Center, 2101 Lewis St.
- Thursday, Dec. 21, at noon - United Methodist Community Center, 4601 Clio Road
- Friday, Dec. 22, at 10 a.m. - My Brother's Keeper, 101 N. Grand Traverse St.
- Thursday, Dec. 28, at noon - St. Michael Catholic Church, 609 E. Fifth Ave.
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