Hundreds of struggling families will fill their cupboards with free food Friday, August 23.
The Ottawa County Community Action Agency will visit four communities to distribute food to low-income residents, including:
- Community Action House, 345 West 14th Street, Holland (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
- Love, Inc., of Southeast Ottawa County, 3300 Van Buren, Hudsonville (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
- St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 920 Fulton, Grand Haven (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
- V.F.W. Post 5598, 511 North 68th Avenue, Coopersville, (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
The food distribution is made possible through the Emergency Food Assistance Program. Each family can take home one box containing applesauce, beef stew, carrots, canned chicken, corn, cranberry sauce, dry mixed fruit and nuts, cranberry-apple juice, mixed fruit, orange juice, pears, canned pork, potato flakes, tomato sauce and diced tomatoes.