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Free Health Fair and Community Food Distribution

By: Quincy Farm Share Email
By: Quincy Farm Share Email

Quincy Farm Share Press Release

Quincy, FL - Farm Share is partnering with the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) to organize a free health fair and food distribution on Tuesday, April 30, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Gadsden State Farmer's Market, 18212 Blue Star Highway, Quincy.

The event is part of an ongoing partnership between Farm Share and DCF to identify the state's food deserts -- areas where nutritious food is needed -- and an effort to get fresh fruits and vegetables to more families in need.

DCF Secretary David Wilkens will be attending, and a variety of health and human services organizations will provide information and demonstrations for all ages.

WHO: Farm Share and the Florida Department of Children and Families
WHAT: Free Health Fair and Food Distribution for Big Bend Area Residents in Need
WHEN: Tuesday, April 30, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Farm Share, Gadsden State Farmer's Market, 18212 Blue Star Highway, Quincy (2 miles west of Piggly Wiggly on Hwy 90)

Farm Share is a non-profit organization working to alleviate hunger and malnutrition by recovering fresh and nutritious food and distributing it to those who need it most.

To learn more about Farm Share and its impact on communities, visit www.FarmShare.org .


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