The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority will distribute U.S. Department of Agriculture surplus commodity foods to eligible area residents from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today at 508 Timber Trail in Richmond Hill and from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the J. Dixie Harn Community Center at 91 Lanier St. in Pembroke.
Anyone whose household gross income is less than the state-established poverty guidelines for the appropriate household size is eligible.
People picking up food should bring bags or boxes. Anyone who picks up food for someone else must present a completed and signed authorization form for each household. The forms must be current. Hand-written notes will not be accepted.
Food may be picked up for a maximum of two households, including the household of the person making the pickup. Forms will be available at the distribution sites and old authorization forms will not be accepted.
In accordance with federal law, Coastal GA Area CAA Inc. is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, handicap or disability.
For more information, call at 653-4993.