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Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank commodity distribution set for Dec. 20

Staff Report
A Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank truck is shown in a file photo.

The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank will be holding its commodity distribution Dec. 20 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

The Food Bank’s mission is to feed the hungry in Baton Rouge and the surrounding parishes by providing food and educational outreach through faith-based and other community partners. With community support, they have served the hungry in an 11-parish service area for more than 35 years.

For more information, contact the Gonzales Health Unit at 225-644-4582.