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Thanksgiving Food Drive-Thru Giveaway Held in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A drive-thru food giveaway in Selma — provides food for a Thanksgiving meal — to hundreds of families. About eight tons of food were given away to about 500 families Tuesday morning at Bloch Park. Vehicles rolled through the park. And got loaded up with enough food to take them through the Thanksgiving holiday. “What…

Hundreds Drive Thru Food Giveaway in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Community volunteers continue to conduct food giveaways in Selma — for people who are in need. Organizers say it’s a practical example of neighbors — helping neighbors. Gospel Tabernacle Church — and the Son Light Center — have been passing out food in the Selma-Dallas County community — for  the past 15 years. “During the…

Drive-Thru Food Giveaway Helps Feed Families

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The high cost of gas — continues to fuel inflation across the nation. And as a result — a lot of people — continue to need a helping hand — to feed their families. Hundreds of families in Selma won’t have to worry — about their next few meals. Thanks to a food giveaway Thursday…

Volunteers Distribute Over 17 Tons of Food at Bloch Park in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– As the debate about the size of a new Coronavirus relief packages rages on in Washington — many families continue to struggle to put food on the table. Word of a food giveaway — always seems to spread like wildfire in Selma. And it never fails — to draw a crowd. More than a thousand…

Over 20 Tons of Food Given Away to People in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– More than twenty tons of food was given away to over a thousand people in Selma — to help them feed their families. Thirty pound boxes of food were handed out in a drive thru food giveaway Thursday morning — at Bloch Park. The food boxes included fresh fruit — vegetables — meat — milk…

Selma Church Distributes Tons of Food to Hundreds of Families

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A Selma church hands out tons of food this morning — to help hundreds of people — feed their families. The folks at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church on the corner of Dallas Avenue and Broad Street in Selma — held a drive-thru food giveaway at the church Thursday morning. Church volunteers loaded up hundreds of vehicles…

Selma Non-Profit Conducts Free Food & Book Giveaway in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Hundreds of people turned out for a drive-thru food giveaway Wednesday morning in Selma. Twenty pound boxes of fresh produce were handed out to people who came through. Free books were also given away to school age children at the event. The giveaway was sponsored by the North Star Beloved Community Organization. “We have two…

Tons of Food Handed Out at Drive-Thru Food Giveaway in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Hundreds of people turn out at the Selma Area Food Bank for a drive-thru food giveaway Thursday morning in Selma. A line of cars started forming at the food bank early — and eventually stretched several blocks. Executive Director Jeff Harrison says the need for food — seems to grow each week. People who came…

Pine Hill Mission Hosts Drive-Thru Food Giveaway in Wilcox Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Hundreds of people turn out for a drive-thru food giveaway this morning in Wilcox County. Additionally, tons of food was given away Thursday — to needy families in Pine Hill and the surrounding areas. “It’s a blessing, what it is,” said Chester Butler of Grove Hill. Boxes of fresh fruits and vegetable were loaded into…