Free food commodities distribution continues

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

The Guam Department of Education (GDOE), State Agency for the Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) under the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Nutrition Service, continues food commodities distribution at the village level.

Recipients will receive TEFAP food commodities per household that may include canned chicken, chicken in a pouch, spaghetti sauce, mixed fruits, peaches, plums, yellow split peas, pistachios, hazelnuts, circle oat cereal, crispy hexagon cereal, and bottled cranapple juice.

Distribution will be available to village constituents only.

Commodities are also provided in bulk to the community organizations to distribute directly to their clients/families/households. Participants must wear a mask, maintain distance, and follow all traffic directions and signage.

Distribution Date(s)

Village

Distribution Method

No. of Bags

Wednesday,

April 7 – Friday, April 9

Asan/

Maina

Door-to-door distribution for Asan/Maina manåmko’, individuals with disabilities, and those who have been furloughed or in need. For more information, contact the Asan/Maina Mayor’s Office at 472-6581/479-2726.

300

Thursday, April 8

Yigo

Drive-thru distribution for 1,000 Yigo constituents at the Yigo Gym, while supplies last. Individuals carpooling should obtain a Yigo Mayor’s verification prior to the distribution date to verify separate households. One bag per household. If there are remaining bags, staff will deliver door-to-door. Those who did not receive a bag (i.e. no transportation, elderly persons, etc.) will be prioritized. Contact the Yigo Mayor’s Office to schedule pick-up/delivery. For more information, contact the Yigo Mayor’s Office at 653-5248/9446.

1,000

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