Military share food distribution event happening in Johnstown this week

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JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Veterans Leadership Program, in partnership with the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, will host a food distribution event for veterans and military families Thursday.

From 1 p.m. until food depletes May 27, individuals will receive three boxes to include fresh produce, shelf-stable goods, milk and frozen food products, according to their press release.

The event is located at 727 Goucher Street in Johnstown at the Veterans Leadership Program. Cars are to enter into the Hiram G. Andrews facility from Goucher Street at the entrance opposite to Mowry Drive. They said there will be signs and a group directing traffic.

It is a no-contact pickup, according to their Facebook page. Drive-through and walk-up pickups are available.

Strict safety and social distancing will be practiced, they said.

No pre-registration is required.

All veteran and military families in need of assistance are welcome.

For more info, they ask you call 814-255-7209.

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