USDA Farmers to Families Food Box is partnering with Stampede Houston in doing a HUGE food giveaway on Thursday Mornings for 8 weeks from 7:00 am - 12:00 pm. This is part of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program that Secretary Perdue sponsors through the USDA.
They are in need many volunteers every week to help with loading into cars via drive through stations. Volunteers need to be 15 yrs. of age and older unless you come with a parent (13-14). They will be working with Harris County to give away about 6,000 gallons of milk and 4,500 boxes of produce weekly.
You will be required to wear a mask and gloves and bring additional hand sanitizer as needed. If you do forget your masks, there will also be some there for the volunteers.
Volunteers are to enter in the 3rd entrance off the service road and drive behind Escapade and park behind Stampede.
Stampede Address: 11925 Eastex Fwy A, Houston, TX 77039
Arrive a few minutes earlier to get parked and situated. Starting promptly at 7:00 am.
Thank you to Linda and Rob Ferdows for providing us an opportunity to serve during this time.
|| Elizabeth Shaw