Food commodities distribution through village mayors continues this week starting in Tamuning

GDOE emergency food distribution program. (PNC file photo)

The free food commodities distribution through village mayors continues this week starting Dec. 14 at the Tamuning Mayor’s Office.

Village distribution will be conducted through drive-through or door-to-door delivery. Recipients will receive one bag of TEFAP food commodities per household that may include elbow macaroni, oat circle cereal, tomato sauce, spaghetti sauce, canned pears, mixed fruit, canned beef, canned chicken, instant milk, split peas and/or kidney beans, bottled orange juice, banana chips, and only village drive-through distributions will receive frozen orange juice.

Food commodities will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. Commodity distribution in each village will be available to village constituents only and residents should call their respective mayor’s office for more information. Participants are reminded to wear a mask, maintain physical distancing, and follow all traffic directions and signage.

The village distribution schedule for next week is as follows:

Distribution Date


Distribution Method

No. of Bags

Dec. 14, 2020 & Dec. 15, 2020


For Tamuning constituents who signed up for TEFAP with the Tamuning Mayor’s Office during enrollment:

The Drive-Through is at the Tamuning Community/Senior Center on Monday, December 14, 2020 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

The Tamuning Mayor’s Office will coordinate the door-to-door delivery or pick-up with constituents on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. Call the Tamuning Mayor’s Office at 646-5211/646-8646 for more information.


Dec. 16, 2020 & Dec. 17, 2020


Wednesday, December 16, 2020 – Drive-through from 8 a.m. -10 a.m. at the old carnival grounds in Tiyan

Thursday, December 17, 2020 – Door-to-door for the manåmko’ and individuals with a disability

Call the Barrigada Mayor’s Office at 734-3737 or 734-3859 for more information.