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Americus prepares for food box giveaway Saturday Submitted by Dana Voorhees

Americus will have free food boxes this weekend for people wanting them.


USDA's Farmers to Families program will have the food boxes available outside the Masonic Lodge in the 500 block of Broadway starting at 9:30 am. Boxes include milk, eggs, sour cream, cottage cheese, meat and produce.

Residents are encouraged to use Seventh Street to get to the lodge and then exit using Main Street. People needing a box delivered need to call Americus City Hall at 620-443-5655 between the hours of 9 am and 3 pm.

The Farmers to Families food boxes are sponsored by Harvest House out of Severy, KS.

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Last modified on Monday, 03 May 2021 16:24