Farm Share Hosting Free Food Distribution for Tallahassee Families

Posted at 1:30 PM, Jun 03, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-03 10:13:39-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- Farm Share is teaming up with Providence Baptist Church for another free food distribution.

Tallahassee families in need can get free fresh produce and shelf-stable goods, free of charge. Each household will receive between 20 and 25 pounds of food.

These distributions help at least 300 families in a single weekend. Farm Share works with Florida farmers to prevent food waste and distribute healthy food, including fruit, vegetables, milk, bread, and juices, to those who need it most.

With two months to go in its fiscal year, Farm Share reports it has already served more than 3.3 million families this year more than 26 million pounds of food.

Dave Reynolds joined us on WTXL Midday with all the details. Click the thumbnail to watch the video.

The Farm Share and Providence Baptist Church free food distribution is Saturday, June 6 starting at 10 a.m. It's at the Providence Community Service Center (1908 Highland Street). For more information, call (305) 246-3276 (FARM) or click here.