Free food commodities distribution through village mayors continues this week

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GDOE TEFAP food distribution (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 (USDA) Food Nutrition Service (FNS), continues the distribution of food commodities through each mayor at the village level by drive-thru or door-to-door delivery. Commodity distribution in each village is available to village constituents only and residents should call their respective mayor’s office for more information.

Recipients will receive one bag of TEFAP food commodities per household that may include elbow macaroni, long-grain rice, green split peas, yellow split peas, tomato sauce, spaghetti sauce, canned pears, mixed fruit, canned pork, canned beef, instant milk, and banana chips. (Frozen orange juice will only be available through drive-thru distribution). Food commodities will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. Participants are reminded to wear a mask, maintain physical distancing, and follow all traffic directions and signage.

Distribution for next week is as follows:

Distribution Date

Village

Distribution Method

No. of Bags

Nov. 30, 2020 & Dec. 1, 2020

Drive-through at Agana Heights Mayor’s Office on November 30, 2020 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., while supplies last.

Drive-through at Agana Heights Mayor’s Office on December 1, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m./1 p.m. to 4 p.m., while supplies last.

For more information, contact the Agana Heights Mayor’s Office at 472-8285.

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Dec. 1, 2020

Sinajana

For Sinajana constituents who signed up for TEFAP: Drive-through distribution is at the Sinajana Gymnasium from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m./1:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information, contact the Sinajana Mayor’s Office at 472-6707.

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Dec. 2, 2020

Mongmong-Toto-Maite

Drive-through at the MTM Mayor’s Office beginning at 9:00 am, while supplies last. Door-to-door for the manåmko and individuals with a disability.

For more information, contact the MTM Mayor’s Office at 477-6758 and 477-9090.

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Dec. 3, 2020

Talofofo

Drive-through at the Talofofo Mayor’s Office beginning at 9:00 am, while supplies last. Door-to-door for the manåmko and those without transportation.

For more information, contact the Talofofo Mayor’s Office at 789-1421.

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