GRIDLEY, Calif. – The Community Action Agency of Butte County, (CAA) North State Food Bank will host a free food distribution event in Gridley on Friday, May 21.
The distribution will be held at the LDS Church at 1259 French Ave. and runs from 10 a.m. to noon, or until supplies run out. The food boxes will include healthy, shelf-stable, and perishable food depending on seasonal availability. Attendees should remain in their cars, volunteers will place the boxes into the vehicles.
“We’ve organized a drive-through event using pre-boxed food to help protect those in need of food and our volunteers to the maximum extent” Tom Dearmore, CAA Community Services Manager for the North State Food Bank said.
Food is made possible by funding from the State and County to help families who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.