To help prevent the spread of coronavirus, The Lander Care & Share Food Bank will implement a drive-up food service for clients starting Tuesday 10:30 a.m. at 281 Garfield St. Please be patient with the new system. Remain in your vehicles and follow instructions from the volunteers on the street. Thank you for your cooperation in these challenging time. As of today, we will be open regular hours: Tues.-Thurs. 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and Thurs. eve 5-6 p.m. Please check our Facebook page and our news page for further information and possible changes in operational hours.
Are you or do you know of a homebound person needing food or someone who should remain home during this time? If you live in the local Lander area and need emergency food delivered, please call or text Mike Lewis 307-349-6044, or email@example.com
Together we are “Neighbors helping Neighbors”.
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Poverty is not a distant problem faced by others, but a real danger in our own community. More than one in ten people in Fremont County are “food insecure,” meaning that they have limited or uncertain availability of nutritionally adequate and safe foods or limited or uncertain ability to acquire acceptable foods in socially acceptable ways.
Our neighbors who experience food insecurity may have recently lost a job. They may have suffered a stroke or face debilitating illness. They may be elderly with no family around. Or they may be grandparents living on retirement who suddenly had to take in their grandchildren for a while. The faces of food insecurity are many.
The Lander Care and Share Food Bank offers healthy food to anyone who comes, with no burdensome process for demonstrating need. We offer not only health of body but peace of mind and the self-confidence that comes with knowing you can take care of your loved ones through difficult times. For Lander, Wyoming in particular, we offer a tangible place where neighbors who care can feed neighbors in need.
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