Free food commodities distribution continues

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Free food from The Emergency Food Assistance Program, or TEFAP. (PNC file photo)

GDOE, State Agency for the Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) under the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Nutrition Service distribution will be available to village constituents only on a first-come, first-served basis. Distribution is limited to three households per vehicle at the sites. Face masks must be worn; bring a photo ID.

Date

Location

Distribution Method – While Supplies Last

# of Bags

Thursday,

Sept. 9

Merizo

Door-to-Door distribution will begin at 10 a.m. for the manåmko, individuals with disabilities, and those who have been furloughed. This is for 450 Merizo constituents only, while supplies last. For more information, contact the Merizo Mayor’s Office at 828-2941/8312.

450

Friday,

Sept. 10

Mangilao

Drive-thru distribution will be held from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Mangilao Night Market Grounds for 600 Mangilao constituents only, while supplies last. For more information, contact the Mangilao Mayor’s Office at 734-2163.

600

Yona

Drive-thru distribution will begin at 10 a.m. at the Yona Gymnasium for 350 Yona constituents only, while supplies last. For more information, contact the Yona Mayor’s Office at 789-1525/4798.

350

 

Date

Organization

Distribution Method – While Supplies Last

# of clients/families/

households

Thursday,

Sept. 9

Adult Day Care

Food commodities will be provided in bulk to the organization who will distribute food commodities directly to their clients, families, and households.

100

 

Guam COVID-19 Vaccination Update

As of September 7, 187 additional residents received their first dose in a two-dose series, 34 residents received their dose in the single-dose series, and an additional 195 residents have become fully vaccinated. To date, a total of 111,412 (81.74%) of Guam’s eligible population (residents 12 years and older) is fully vaccinated. This percentage includes 9,111 fully vaccinated residents between the ages of 12 – 17, as well as Guam’s fully vaccinated adult population of 102,301.

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