Feed Evansville holding several food giveaways, donations accepted

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — Feed Evansville, a task force organized by Alex Burton, Candace Chapman, Lisa Vaughn and Tanisha Carothers, spent time Wednesday handing out food those that need it.

“Obviously there are families that are experiencing unemployment, there are families that were already struggling financially, and being out of school the children are suffering what we call a food gap, or a food shortage, and so we’re doing our part to make sure that these families are being fed during this time,” task force member Tanisha Carothers said.

The group is giving away grab and go lunches daily through Saturday. In addition, Feed Evansville will be part of a neighborhood delivery Friday as well as a food pantry.

  • March 26- grab and go lunch at CK Newsome Center from 12-2 p.m. , Urban Seeds Soups & Salads at 4 p.m.
  • March 27- grab and go lunch and food pantry at Center of Hope at 11 a.m., neighborhood delivery in McGary and Lincoln neighborhoods from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • March 28- Potters Wheel grab and go breakfast, Thyme in the Kitchen/Urban Seeds grab and go

Food donations are also accepted and can be dropped off at the CK Newsome Center from 12-2 p.m. Monday-Friday.

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(This story was originally published on March 25, 2020)

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