With the holidays upon us, FIND Food Bank needs donations to help feed families across the Desert Region.
As prices at grocery stores continue to rise with inflation, some families may experience more financial stress this year.
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FIND Food Banks told News Channel 3 many families seek their services for the first time during the holiday season.
Kayleen Sullivan, Community Relations Manager at FIND Food Banks said, “We’re really looking for more donations as we head into this holiday season, because we always see an increase in our online during the holidays. About 10% is an increase in online food distribution . For more people to come to the food bank, we have about 150 distribution sites across the Coachella Valley and the High Desert.”
This year FIND Food Bank is moving towards virtual food drives and financial donations.
FIND Food Bank says buying in bulk will help them feed more families and just $25 can provide 100 meals.
You can find more details about FIND Food Bank services at findfoodbank.org/map.
You can also visit findfoodbank.org/donate to donate virtually.
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