May 17, 2012
KV Health Centre will host a mobile food pantry on Thursday, June 21, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at their facility located at 4109 W. State Road 10 in Wheatfield.
The mobile food pantry is provided by Food Finders, part of the Feeding America Initiative. It is meant to supplement the local food pantries, not replace them. Jasper County has been identified as an area in need of additional food for low and no income individuals and families. Monthly income guidelines for recipients are as follows according to household size: 1 - $1,723; 2 - $2,333; 3 - $2,944; 4 - $3,554; 5 - $4,165; 6 - $4,775. For each additional household member, add $611 per month.
Possible items to be distributed June 21st at the mobile food pantry include: frozen meat, baked goods, beverages, vegetables, snacks and cereal. Please bring a laundry basket or box to carry items home. Items are distributed on a first come, first served basis.
For additional information, contact Kristine Jansen at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Food Finders at (765) 471-0062.
To find out more information about Jasper County Hospital call (219) 866-5141, extension 2130.