500 Gallons of Milk Donated to Mobile Food Pantry in Belvidere

BELVIDERE (WIFR) -- Got Milk? We'll now thanks to a new partnership a local food pantry will be able help families in need fill the fridge.

There was a long line in Belvidere Thursday morning when the Community Cupboard Food Pantry received a 500 gallon donation of milk from Muller-Pinehurst Dairy. They handed it out during a mobile food pantry along with meat, produce and non-perishable food. We're told the traveling food pantry helps around 300 hundred people, like Diane Baumann who says shes really grateful for this service.

"I've been visiting the pantry for a long time.. I was on unemployment for a while, but recently just got a job. So I'm grateful for that and these people are really nice and friendly. So I'm happy to be here," Baumann said.

For more info on the mobile food pantry click on the link below.


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