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Harvest will provide TEFAP USDA Commodity Food to Lafayette Co Residents

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Harvest Regional Food Bank will distribute TEFAP USDA Commodities directly from their truck on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 from 9:00am-11:00am or until all boxes have been distributed. The truck will be parked at Lafayette County Fairgrounds located at 1360 Hwy 82 Lewisville, AR 71845.

Recipients must come inside the Fairgrounds building to check in. Once checked in, recipients will go back to their vehicle and proceed to line up. Next Mobile Pantry for Lafayette Co for April 10, 2024.

Recipients must bring photo identification or proof of address for verifying they are a resident of Lafayette County. Distribution is limited to 1 box per household and 2 households per vehicle.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Last year, Harvest distributed 3.2M meals and served over 60,000 individuals in Southwest Arkansas and Northeast Texas. Both states consistently rank in the top 10 for the highest incidents of hunger. Nearly 20% of our local residents miss meals due to food insecurity, including 1 in 4 children. Harvest works to eliminate hunger through its Food Banking, Food Rescue, School Backpack and Mobile Pantry programs.

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