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Flint mobile food pantry dates and locations announced for June 2021

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Updated: May. 31, 2021 at 11:49 AM EDT
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FLINT, Mich. (WJRT) - Flint families June get nutritious food that can limit the effects of lead exposure during mobile food pantry hours set for June at locations throughout the city.

The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services are announcing the upcoming schedule for mobile food pantry stops to distribute foods rich in calcium, vitamin C and iron.

Produce expected to be available to families in June includes mangoes, potatoes, ground turkey and cheese.

Food distribution sites remain open while supplies last. All workers at the distribution sites will be wearing protective equipment and Flint residents do not need to leave their vehicles to receive an allotment of food.

More than $300 million has been provided to help the residents of Flint, including this initiative. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services partnered with the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan on the project in 2016.

Asbury United Methodist Church, 1653 Davison Road

  • June 1 at 10 a.m.
  • June 8 at 10 a.m.
  • June 15 at 10 a.m.
  • June 22 at 10 a.m.
  • June 29 at 10 a.m.

Bethel United Methodist Church, 1309 Ballenger Highway

  • June 7 at 10 a.m.
  • June 14 at 10 a.m.
  • June 21 at 10 a.m.
  • June 28 at 10 a.m.

Greater Holy Temple, 6702 N. Dort Highway

  • June 3 at 10 a.m.
  • June 10 at 10 a.m.
  • June 17 at 10 a.m.
  • June 24 at 10 a.m.

St. Luke’s New Life Center, 3115 Lawndale Ave.

  • June 4 at 10 a.m.

American Muslim Community Services, 4800 S. Saginaw St.

  • June 12 at 9 a.m.

End Times, 4002 S. Dort Highway

  • June 7 and 11 a.m.
  • June 14 and 11 a.m.
  • June 21 and 11 a.m.
  • June 28 and 11 a.m.

Flint residents can also pick up free nutritional food at the three Flint Help Center locations:

-- Bethel United Methodist Church, 1309 N. Ballenger Highway, open Mondays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

-- Asbury United Methodist Church, 1653 Davison Road, open Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

-- Greater Holy Temple, 6702 N. Dort Highway, open Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This schedule is subject to change, and information about 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 of Eastern Michigan website or call 810-239-4441.

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