Y Of Central Florida Providing Community Food & Supplies, 4/30
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Folks, keep in mind that the Y is working to help our neighbors who are experiencing food insecurity during this time. We’re all facing new challenges due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. To help support our community, the YMCA of Central Florida is distributing hundreds of bags of food and other household supplies. Food and supplies will be passed out on a first-come, first-serve basis at various family center locations listed on Thursday, April 30, 2020, 10:00 am-noon, below:
- Dr. P. Phillips YMCA, 7000 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819 (407-351-9417): 10:00 am-noon
- Oviedo YMCA, 7900 Red Bug Lake Rd., Oviedo, FL 32765 (407-359-3606): 10:00 am-noon
- Wayne Densch YMCA, 870 N. Hastings St., Orlando, FL 32808 (407-299-4350): 10:00 am-noon
*Call and find out how you may get involved or help out
*To see Central Florida YMCA’s event for food distribution, please click HERE.
Social Distancing at the Food Distribution Sites
To help keep you safe during the distribution, you will be encouraged to stay within your vehicle at all times. Volunteers and staff will place provisions in your trunk to limit contact and keep everyone as safe as possible.
The safety and health of our staff, volunteers, and community members is of the utmost importance throughout the distribution. All fruits, vegetables, and other items will be prepared and distributed in a safe, clean, and sanitary manner. The Y will also abide by social distancing protocols, including limiting the number of volunteers on-site to fewer than ten and maintaining a distance of six feet between individuals.
“We’re packing hundreds of pounds of food to give away to people in our community. This is a massively important thing as our community has been rocked by significant economic impacts. The opportunity to really serve people and love people, and let them know we’re here for them is such a big deal. We’re so grateful for the YMCA and the ways that they make our communities better.”
—Collin Outerbridge, Lead Pastor of Nona Church
Previous YMCA Food Distributions
With the help of awesome local partners and dedicated volunteers, the Y hosted food distribution at the Blanchard Park YMCA and the South Orlando YMCA. We were able to hand out hundreds of bags of food to neighbors in need as we all face the trying times caused by COVID-19. Special thanks to Sysco Central Florida, PepsiCo, and 4Rivers for making it happen, and to everyone who donated their time to help prepare and distribute the food. It’s the power of our community coming together, although we’re apart, that makes us proud to be a part of your Y family.
Check out some of the articles from the YMCA web site that will help to make your life easier:
- Need to Stretch Your Meals?
- Kitchen Essentials that Can Make Life Easier
- Making Cooking Fun for Your Family
Get into the habit of checking out community events, useful information, how you can get involved, and programs & classes offered by the Y of Central Florida, by clicking HERE. (Check back later to find out other events such as blood drive that may take place in the future.)
Gathered, written, and posted by Windermere Sun-Susan Sun Nunamaker
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