SHARING LOCAL FOOD BANK INFORMATION from YMCA of WNC Community Health
As always, below are links to our mobile market calendar for March and April and flyers for free weekend meals.
**We are continuing mobile markets, but instead of client choice we are pre-packing food boxes for our neighbors to just come and pick up.**
**While schools are closed, we are also offering free meals for kids under the age of 18 at 6 school sites. Please review the links below for locations and times.**
Please let me know if you have any questions. Thank you for your support and spreading the word in this difficult time to our community to increase access to nutritious foods.
Lauren Furgiuele, RDN, LD
Nutrition Director of Operations and Clinical Integration
YMCA of WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY HEALTH
30 Woodfin Street, Asheville, NC 28801
828 575 2939
Tags: health, mobile market, wellness, wnc food bank, wnc nutirtion, ymca community health
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