Pop-up food pantry set for Saturday

PIQUA — The Miami County Food Insecurity Alliance will be providing a contact-free pop-up pantry with Shared Harvest Foodbank from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 21.

Food for 1,200 households will be available at the Upper Valley Career Center, Adult Technology Center, 8901 Looney Road, Piqua.

Due to a special grant from Ohio Department of Health, Health Partners Free Clinic will be available during the distribution to provide free flu shots to residents of Miami County over the age of 18, until supplies run out.

The Miami County Food Insecurity Committee releases this list of Miami County emergency food resources, food panties, carryout meals, and other general assistance available to the public. The list can be found at http://go.osu.edu/miamifood

The Miami County Food Insecurity Committee is chaired by Aimee Shannon of Health Partners Free Clinic and advised by Alisha Barton of Ohio State University Extension Miami County.

For more information contact Alisha Barton at barton.345@osu.edu or (937) 830-8320 or Aimee Shannon at aimeeshannon@healthpartnersclinic.org.