Final USDA food distribution set |

Final USDA food distribution set

Staff reports

The final USDA Surplus Food distribution for 1997 will be held next Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 8 a.m. until noon at Carson Valley Community Food Closet, at the Hussman building, 1255 Waterloo Lane, near Lampe Park in Gardnerville. This is a one day only distribution.

Macaroni, spaghetti, canned sliced white potatoes, canned tomatoes, vegetarian beans, dried beans and rice are among the items available.

The Emergency Food Assistance is geared to those who are on the Food Stamp Program, seniors and those on Social Security who qualify. Each recipient must present identification, a food voucher and proof of income. There are several areas of qualification.

For information regarding qualification, call Diane Malone, Food Closet director, Monday, Wednesday or Friday at 782-3711 from 1-4 p.m.