Feed Evansville is hosting its final community food share event on Wednesday, June 30.
The program started in March 2020 dureing the height of the COVID-19 pandemic when the community needed it the most.
Over the year and a half at Hartke Pool, Lisa Vaughan and Volunteers have handed out 188,408 food boxes. Vaughan adds, "I served 7,234 lunches at the CK Newsome Center, and We delivered 6,298 food boxes to people."
Free COVID-19 vaccinations were also available on Wednesday at Hartke Pool via the METS mobile vaccine clinic.
Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke was also present at the final Feed Evansville food share.
Even after Feed Evansville ends its weekly food distribution events, food and resources throughout the community remain available to those in need. You can visit feedevansville.com for more information.