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Retired Rescue Squad to host food distribution

Published: Friday, April 26, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

JOHNSBURG – The Johnsburg Retired Rescue Squad will have a free food distribution at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Johnsburg Community Club, 2315 W. Church St.

No numbers will be given before 3:45 p.m. Only one ticket number will be allowed per family. Recipients are asked to provide their own bags or large boxes to carry the food.

This distribution is sponsored by AMB Roofing.

The Johnsburg Retired Rescue Squad secured close to 10,000 pounds of food (enough for 300 families) from the Northern Illinois Food Bank through the Northern Illinois Helping Hands Food Pantry. The food will be given away to those who are in need of food assistance.

Another food distribution will take place June 26.

For information, call 815-385-3853.

– Northwest Herald

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