WHAT:Drive-Up Food Distribution
WHEN:Friday, May 8, 2020 (10 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
WHERE:PPG Paints Arena Parking Lots;1001 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Working in conjunction withthe Pittsburgh Penguins, Alleghency Fayette Central Labor Council and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police,the Food Bank will be hosting a Drive-Up Food Distribution onFriday, May 8 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at thePPG Paints Arena parking lots.The distribution will end promptly at 1 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.
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. 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.