March 2016 Farm Share | Hammocks Community Park


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March 2016 Farm Share Free Food Distribution

Farm Share, Florida Department of Children & Families, The LIBRE Initiative, Walgreens, State Representative Jeanette Nuñez & State Representative Frank Artiles host a Free Food Distribution.Rep. Artiles has hosted over sixteen free food distribution drives throughout Miami-Dade, Lee and Desoto County in the past almost 2 years and helped to facilitate several other distributions throughout the state. This effort has provided nutritious foods to over 52,000 Floridians in need.

“Beginning in March of 2013, I have had the opportunity to travel back and forth from Tallahassee to work with Farm Share in serving my community” said Rep. Artiles.

Farm Share is a non-profit organization whose mission is to alleviate hunger and malnutrition by recovering fresh and nutritious food and distributing to those who need it most. By tapping into a vast supply of donated produce that otherwise would be thrown out, Farm Share keeps their costs low, while providing fresh fruits and vegetables and other nutritious food to the hungry and food insecure.

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“I support the Farm Share program because it helps families and the elderly who are struggling in our communities” said Rep. Artiles.

WHEN: Saturday, March 12th, 2015 from 9:00 am – Noon

WHERE: Hammocks Community Park – 9885 Hammocks Blvd., Miami, FL 33196

WHAT: Thanksgiving Food Distribution for disadvantaged families. First come, first serve basis. Drive-Thru only.

* Documentation not needed. First come, first serve. Not limited to Veterans.


VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers please meet in volunteer’s tent by 7 am. To receive any additional information please contact Grace M. Arana (305) 252-4300. Thank you for your help to feed our community.

** Farm Share will provide all volunteers with a T-Shirt. Please wear Jeans (No shorts), Sunscreen and comfortable closed shoes.