(FLORIDA) October 11, 2016–In response to damage caused by Hurricane Matthew, Farm Share. Inc, —a non-profit organization dedicated to recovering and distributing nutritious and healthy food to people in need — will continue to distribute critical food supplies to individuals and emergency response agencies in Florida.
Farm Share has seven emergency box-trucks departing today from the organizations Jacksonville warehouse containing over 13,000 prepackaged shelf stable meals as well as water, fresh produce and other goods.
Farm Share will distribute to the following agencies:
Calvary Baptist Church (Nassau County)
American Methodist Episcopal (Duval County)
West Jay Outreach (Duval County)
Church of the Nazarene (Duval County)
The Worship Chapel (Duval County)
Grace Community (St. Johns County)
Trinity Christian (St. Johns County)
Additional disaster relief deliveries are expected throughout the remainder of the week.
For families in need of assistance, please continue to check farmshare.org for Farm Share distributions and drop locations. Farm Share will continue acquiring and distributing disaster relief items to individuals and agencies affected by Hurricane Matthew. If you would like to assist Farm Share with disaster relief efforts please contact 305.246.3276. For monetary donations text “eat” to “41-444”. For more information about Farm Share’s disaster relief initiative please visit www.farmshare.org