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Greater Cleveland Food Bank to Distribute Fresh Milk at Facility

Posted January 11, 2019 in Press Releases

Greater Cleveland Food Bank to Distribute Fresh Milk at Facility

Greater Cleveland Food Bank to Distribute Fresh Milk at Facility

Free, fresh milk will be available to families in need.

WHAT: The Greater Cleveland Food Bank will be distributing free, fresh milk to families in need at their facility on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays beginning January 14, 2019 through January 30, 2019. If you are in need of milk, please come to the Food Bank and enter through the main entrance. Staff will be in the lobby to assist you. Income eligibility guidelines apply. Please bring a photo ID and bags/boxes to carry milk in.

The Food Bank is scheduled to receive multiple truckloads of surplus milk from the USDA in January, full of thousands of half-gallons of milk. Milk and other fresh products like produce, meat, and eggs make up about two-thirds of the food distributed by the Food Bank. Last year, the Greater Cleveland Food Bank made possible 57.3 million meals.

For additional locations to receive milk, any questions, or assistance finding food or applying for public benefits like SNAP, call the Greater Cleveland Food Bank Help Center at 216.738.2067.

WHEN: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays through January 30, 2019.

  • Monday Hours: 10 am to 2 pm (closed Monday, January 21)
  • Wednesday Hours: 2 pm to 5 pm
  • Friday Hours: 10 am to 2 pm

WHERE: Greater Cleveland Food Bank

15500 S Waterloo Road, Cleveland, OH 44110

CONTACT: Karen Pozna, GCFB, 216-738-2132; cell 216-214-9436

Carolyn Newberry, GCFB, 216.738.1608, cell 216.548.5338

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