Food Bank Distribution - Monday In Duquesne!

WHAT:Drive-Up Food Distribution

WHEN:Monday, May 11, 2020 (noon – 3 p.m.)

WHERE:Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank; 1 N Linden Street,Duquesne, PA 15110

The Food Bank will be hosting a Drive-Up Food Distribution on Monday, May 11 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.Drive-up service will be discontinued at that time. The event is part of the Food Bank’s new drive-up distribution model.Each vehicle will receive one food share (2 boxes) per vehicle. Due to the high demand for assistance, to ensure as many people receive food as possible, we must adhere to this policy.The Food Bank will be able to serve up to 1,000 vehicles at this distribution. For additional food, please contact your local food pantry or contact the Food Bank for information about how to find a pantry near you. You can find a pantry by using the “locator” tab on our website.

For the safety of the staff and volunteers working to set-up the event, those attending the event are asked to arrive no earlier than 11 a.m. via the intersection of 837 (South Duquesne Blvd.) and South Linden St. Those who arrive prior to 11 a.m. may be asked to return at that time. The distribution will end promptly at 3 p.m. Drive-up service will be discontinued at that time.

The Food Bank is asking individuals to follow these guidelines:

  • For everyone’s safety, individuals attending the distribution must stay in their vehicles at all times, except when using the outdoor restroom facilities placed along Linden Street. This will help us maintain six-foot social distancing guidelines. Leaving cars to socialize is strictly prohibited.
  • After pulling into “distribution row”, please put your vehicle in park and unlock your trunk or backseat for food to be loaded. Volunteers will not load food into vehicles until they are in park. Please stay in your vehicle.
  • Attendees will not be required to fill out a registration form in order to receive food.