Food Bank Drive-Thru Distribution Scheduled for Thursday, May 21 from 2-5 p.m. at the City of Cleveland Muni Lot

At the muni lot once again!

May 20, 2020
Greater Cleveland Food Bank

Greater Cleveland Food Bank

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The Greater Cleveland Food Bank’s next drive thru distribution will be Thursday, May 21 from 2 – 5 p.m., rain or shine, at the City of Cleveland Municipal lot.

The Food Bank is planning to distribute a combination of fresh produce and shelf-stable product. The Cleveland Police and Ohio National Guard are helping with traffic control as well as Food Bank volunteers helping with client check-in. We continue to implement safety measures for our staff, volunteers and clients to ensure that this event runs smoothly and achieves its purpose – safely get food to families, seniors and individuals who need it.

The same guidelines are in place for anyone planning to attend:

  • Please pre-register at www.WeFeedCLE.org. You will receive a number and you will need to bring that number with you to display in your car window as part of the check-in process. This will help minimize personal contact and estimate the number of people expected to attend. Everyone is strongly encouraged to pre-register. If you need additional help, please call the Food Bank Help Center at 216-738-2067. 
  • No walk up clients.
  • This will be a drive-thru process only and you will not need to leave your vehicle for any reason. You MUST be in a vehicle to receive food.
  • Due to safety concerns, we are REQUIRING that your trunk is empty.  Food will only be placed in your trunk.
  • Traffic coming from the east (on Rt#2 or I 90 westbound) follow Rt#2 use the S. Marginal Exit #106 to get to the Muni Lot
  • Traffic from the south I-71 and I-90 east travel to East 55th exit 175, where they will make a right and another immediate right onto the S. Marginal Rd.
  • In general all other traffic should start at E.55 and S. Marginal and travel west on the S. Marginal to the Muni Lot

WHEN: Thursday, May 21 from 2-5 p.m.

WHERE: City of Cleveland Municipal lot, 1503 South Marginal Rd.         

Anyone in need of food assistance is encouraged to call our Help Center at 216-738-2067  or go to www.GreaterClevelandFoodBank.org, access the map to find the nearest distribution to where they live. Nearly 800 of our partner programs are still open and ready to serve those in need in their neighborhood.