Joseph’s Storehouse food ministry co-founder Peggy Evans invited anyone who is in need of food to attend the food giveaway Thursday for those with a doctor’s note and July 28 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. for families in Wilson, Trousdale, Smith and DeKalb counties.
First-time applicants must be able to show proof of residency with a utility bill, rent receipt or lease; a photo identification such as a driver’s license or picture identification; and proof of government assistance such as SNAP, SSI, AFDC, LIHEAP or public housing or household income to qualify.
Those who would like to volunteer to help should arrive between 7:45-8:15 a.m. to allow for assignments. Groups of six or more must make arrangements online or call Nancy Terwilliger at the ministry’s office at 615-453-5777 at least one week in advance to participate.
Additional volunteers are also needed to help with the Thursday morning food giveaways, which are held for the elderly and disabled on the Thursday immediately prior to the last Saturday of each month.
Joseph’s Storehouse is a nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible and may be mailed to 1960 S.E. Tater Peeler Road, Lebanon, TN 37090 or given at loaejosephsstorehouse.org.