Food Finders Mobile Pantry to Give Away Food Friday

The Food Finders Food Bank is sponsoring a Food Give Away Day on Friday, March 8 in Winamac. The Food Finders Mobile Pantry will be stopping by Pulaski County Human Services at 115 W. Pearl St. at 11 a.m., and will be giving away food on a first-come, first-served basis.

Possible items to be distributed include frozen meat, baked goods, beverages, vegetables, snacks, and cereal, and the organization is requesting that participants bring a laundry basket or box in which to carry the food home.

The mobile pantry is a program that is available to those who meet 185 percent of the federal poverty guidelines of $1723 monthly or $20,665 annual income for a single household, $2333 monthly or $27,991 annually for a two-member household, or $2,944 monthly or $35,317 annually for a three-member household. Four member households must earn less than $42,643 annually; five-member households $49,969; and six-member households $57,295. For each additional household member, add $611 per month.

For more information, contact Kristine Jansen at