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Feeding Northeast Florida + Michael Ward and Jennifer Glock Foundation Launch First Mobile Pantry September 29, 2020 at 10 a.m.

Published Friday, September 25, 2020

 

WHAT:

Feeding Northeast Florida announces the launch of its first Corner Market mobile panty, in partnership with the Michael Ward and Jennifer Glock Foundation. This event will serve as an introduction to the new concept for Feeding Northeast Florida, aimed to provide food resources and nutrition guidance to those facing food insecurity in their eight-county service area. 

 

The market was funded through a matching grant of $125,000 from the Michael Ward and

Jennifer Glock Foundation. 


WHO:
Susan King, CEO Feeding Northeast Florida
Jennifer Glock, Michael Ward and Jennifer Glock Foundation
Rachel McCandless, Health and Nutrition Director, Feeding Northeast Florida

 

WHEN:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 10 a.m.

 

Media are encouraged to arrive at 10 a.m. The program will promptly start at 10:15 a.m. and run approximately one hour. You are welcome to stay until 11:30 a.m. for additional questions, photos or B-roll.

 

WHERE:          

Bethel Church

215 Bethel Baptist Street

Jacksonville, Florida 32202

 

Free parking will be available on site. 

 

VISUALS:       

Photo and video opportunities include:

  • A tour of the mobile market
  • A cooking demonstration
  • The pantry in use with community partners
  • Interviews with speakers

SAFETY:

While the event will mainly take place out of doors, masks will be required. We will be following all CDC recommendations to ensure the health and safety of staff, media and guests. Entry into the mobile pantry will be staggered to ensure proper social distancing. 

 

CONTACT:     

For media inquiries only, contact:

Ashley Williams

904-707-0475 (cell) • ashley@wearewingard.com

 

Natalie DeYoung

904-891-0672 (cell) • natalie@wearewingard.com