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Mobile Food Pantry rescheduled for Jan. 11

Due to uncertain upcoming weather conditions, the Great Plains Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry distribution originally scheduled for Thursday has been rescheduled for Friday, January 11.

The Mobile Food Pantry will now make stops on Friday, January 11, at the following times and locations: Langdon at United Lutheran Church (1216 9th Avenue) from 10:45 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.; Walhalla at Walhalla Lutheran Church (416 Central Avenue) from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m.; and Cavalier at United Lutheran Church (104 Bjornson Drive) from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

The Mobile Food Pantry brings trucks supplying fresh vegetables, bakery items and boxed goods directly into communities in need. Anyone in need of food assistance in each town or neighboring communities are welcome to attend and receive food at no cost.

Pre-packed boxes and other food items will be available.

MOBILE FOOD PANTRY TIMES AND LOCATION

Friday, January 11

Langdon

United Lutheran Church (1216 9th Avenue)

10:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Walhalla

Walhalla Lutheran Church (416 Central Avenue)

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Cavalier

United Lutheran Church (104 Bjornson Drive)

3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

About Great Plains Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry and Pop-up Perishable Food Program

Established in 2008, the Mobile Food Pantry and Pop-up Perishable Food Program are two programs of the Great Plains Food Bank bringing fresh food and produce into rural communities struggling with access to food assistance. A full schedule of distributions along with additional information can be found HERE.

For more information on mobile and perishable food pantries in western North Dakota contact: Rachel Monge at 701-390-2513 or rmonge@ greatplainsfoodbank.org

About the Great Plains Food Bank

Now it its 35th year, the Great Plains Food Bank serves as North Dakota’s only food bank. Its partner network includes 213 food pantries, shelters, soup kitchens, and other charitable feeding programs operating in 99 communities across N.D. and Clay County, Minn. Since 1983, the Great Plains Food Bank, through its partners and programs, have distributed more than 185 million pounds of food to children, seniors, and families in need. The Great Plains Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the nation’s food bank network and was named the Not-for-Profit of the Year for 2018 by the Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo Chamber of Commerce.



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