MLGW postpones mobile food pantry due to severe weather threat

MLGW postpones mobile food pantry due to severe weather threat

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Light, Gas and Water has postponed its fifth Mobile Food Pantry this month due to the threat of severe weather on Thursday.

In partnership with the Mid-South Food Bank, MLGW’s goal is to help feed families affected by COVID-19.

The food drive was planned for 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 25 at the Joyce M. Blackmon Training Center located at 4949 Raleigh-LaGrange Rd.

Requirements:

  • All household representatives must show a valid ID that includes their address or a document, such as a utility bill, with their address.
  • No more than two households per vehicle are allowed.
  • Recipients will be asked to complete a form.
  • To protect the health and safety of all involved, recipients are asked to stay in their vehicles while volunteers load in the food.

It is unclear when the event will be rescheduled.

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