Mobile Food Pantry will be Available Tomorrow
If you or someone you know needs food assistance, NYS Senator Tim Kennedy, the Buffalo NAACP and FeedMore WNY are hosting a mobile food pantry.
Senator Tim Kennedy has teamed up with the NAACP Buffalo Chapter and FeedMore WNY to host two mobile food pantries for families in need in Buffalo, according to a press release from the Senator's office. The first will be this week, on Wednesday (May 6th). The food assistance distribution event will be held at Mount Olive Baptist Church, located at 701 E. Delavan Avenue in Buffalo from 11 am to 1 pm.
The second will take place on Wednesday, May 27th, at the Erie County Botanical Gardens at 2655 South Park Avenue from 11 am to 1 pm. The events will be contact-less to maintain social distancing and safety. These food distribution events are free and open to all.
“Unfortunately that means many people are isolated, temporarily out of work, or simply unable to access the basic necessities they need - necessities like food for their families. Through these two mobile food pantries, we’re hoping to bring these resources directly to the communities where they’re needed most. We encourage those who may be struggling during this time to attend these events, and we thank the NAACP Buffalo Branch, FeedMore WNY, Mount Olive Baptist Church, and the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens for partnering with us on these important initiatives. Remember: we’re all in this together.” ~ Senator Tim Kennedy via a press release