The St. Vincent de Paul Meals Financial institution in Pasco is a beneficial instrument for folks within the Tri-Cities in want of meals.
Kathy Henn, president of the meals financial institution, says their initially focus is feeding folks, however in addition they supply assist with different issues that individuals may have. Final month they helped provide 363 households with garments.
Along with clothes, in addition they present folks with sneakers, hygiene merchandise, and home goods. In some instances, they even assist pay for issues like unpaid electrical energy payments or bus passes.
Henn says they by no means flip folks away, even in the event you come from outdoors of Pasco.
“In February we served three,433 households. We served them 398,910 kilos of meals, that is 12,923 folks,” Henn stated.
They will provide meals to folks in want by receiving donations from Second Harvest, Northwest Harvest, Blue Mountain Motion Committee, and native grocery shops.
They’re situated at 215 S sixth Avenue in Pasco and are open Wednesdays from 11 am to four pm for meals pick-up. In the identical constructing you may decide up garments totally free from 11 within the morning till three:30 within the afternoon.
If you wish to volunteer or have questions, name the meals financial institution at 509-544-9315.