BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Mission at Kern County says it will continue to distribute food boxes to families through Oct. 28.
Families have been receiving boxes from The Mission through the USDA Farm to Families program since March. Each box contains a week’s worth of food including meat, cheese and milk. The boxes are free to families who arrive to pick one up at drive-thru, curbside distribution events held Wednesdays.
Families can pick up a food box at The Mission at Kern County located at 821 E. 21st St. from 8:30-10:30 a.m. on Oct. 21 and Oct. 28.