Dolores Huerta Foundation hosts food distribution, COVID-19 vaccine event


FRESNO, Calif. (KGPE) — Free food and COVID-19 vaccines were given out in Fresno on Sunday.

The event was hosted by the Dolores Huerta Foundation. They organized a food bank at Calwa Park on east Church Avenue in Fresno.

Everything from canned goods to fresh produce were up for grabs while supplies lasted.

“It feels good to help out the community, there’s a great need right now especially right now because of the pandemic, there is a great need to help out, so the community has come together, especially with the Dolores Huerta Foundation, so as a volunteer it’s very rewarding to help out,” said volunteer Josephine Llanos.

They served more than 120 families.

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July 23 2021 05:30 pm

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