FLINT (WJRT) (12/28/2017) - A mobile food pantry offering nutritious food that can limit the effects of lead exposure will be making 12 stops in Flint during January.
The program is a partnership between the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
The food truck offers fresh food rich in calcium, vitamin C and iron. Families in January will receive produce that includes apples, carrots, potatoes, onions and cabbage.
Food distribution sites remain open while supplies last.
January's schedule is:
• Jan. 9, at 11:30 a.m. – Second Chance Church, 5306 North St.
• Jan. 9, at noon – Catholic Charities, 910 Chippewa St.
• Jan. 10, at noon – Salem Lutheran Church, 2610 Martin Luther King Ave.
• Jan. 11, at noon – Prince of Peace Missionary Baptist Church, 1417 N. Stevenson St.
• Jan. 13, at 10 a.m. – Flint Muslim Food Pantry, 4400 S. Saginaw St.
• Jan. 13, at 10 a.m. – Flint First Wesleyan Church, 3825 Davison Road.
• Jan. 17, at 10 a.m. – Hispanic Tech Center, 2101 Lewis St.
• Jan. 18, at noon – United Methodist Community Center, 4601 Clio Road.
• Jan. 19, at noon – St. Luke’s NEW Life Center, 3115 Lawndale Ave.
• Jan. 23, at noon – Catholic Charities, 910 Chippewa St.
• Jan. 24, at noon – Salem Lutheran Church, 2610 Martin Luther King Ave.
• Jan. 26, at 10 a.m. – My Brother’s Keeper, 101 N. Grand Traverse St.
This schedule is subject to change and additional food distribution dates will be announced as they are scheduled.
For more information or to find out about any changes in the schedule, visit the Food Bank website at www.FBEM.org and find the updated schedule on the Mobile Pantry Distribution page, or call 810-239-4441.