SWLA Center for Health Services, located at 2000 Opelousas St. Lake Charles will be hosting the next Makin' Groceries Mobile Market. Save the date! Second Harvest Food Bank returns to SWLA on Saturday, August 20, 2022, with fresh produce and fresh fruits and vegetables, eggs, milk, and more for affordable prices everyone can afford.

The August 20 Makin' Groceries Mobile event will take place from 10:00 am -12:00 pm on site at SWLA Health. Stop by and purchase healthy foods at a low price or pick up a few recipes and nutrition advice. Everyone is welcome! For more details see the event flyer below:


This event is brought to you by Second Harvest Food Bank, feeding SWLA residents for the past 40 years. Regional Director Paul Scelfo and Impact Operations Manager Brittany Bowie, said they started the mobile service to help combat the growing crisis of food insecurities in SWLA. The way it works, the mobile market is hosted by a local business and Second Harvest brings food directly to communities and sells the food at a reduced price.

Follow them on Facebook to stay up to date on info related to future Makin' Groceries Mobile Market events. The food bank can always use more food donations and volunteers as well.

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