Nonprofit distributes food on Jacksonville’s Westside on Saturday

Hundreds of cars visited the drive-thru food distribution on Timuquana Road. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Farm Share, one of Florida’s leading food nonprofits and the state’s largest food bank, is distributing food to food-insecure Floridians in the Jacksonville area on Saturday.

The distribution in partnership with Greater Church of God by Faith will be at 2434 Old Middleburg Rd. N, Jacksonville, Fla. 32210 from 9 a.m. until supplies last on Saturday.

Recipients will receive fresh produce and non-perishable canned goods. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, distributions are drive-thru only to minimize contact and to help ensure the safety of all parties, and attendees must arrive in a vehicle with a trunk or cargo bed.

Farm Share currently serves all 67 counties in Florida.

For more information about Farm Share, visit FarmShare.org.

Farm Share distributes food to the community through its network of soup kitchens, food pantries, homeless shelters, churches, and senior centers across Florida, free of charge. To find a food distribution near you, please visit www.farmshare.org/farm-share-find-agencies-food-pantries.