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Happening Friday: Food giveaway in DeLand

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — Residents in Volusia County will have a chance to pick up food items at no cost Friday morning.

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Farm Share, a nonprofit that aims to help food-insecure residents in Florida, will distribute free, fresh produce and non-perishable canned goods in DeLand.

The Feb. 16 event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and will be held at:

  • 1640 East Voorhis Avenue, DeLand, Florida 32724, USA

The distribution will be drive-thru style. Attendees should arrive in a vehicle with a trunk or cargo bed.

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Farm Share said it helps to fight hunger “by working hand-in-hand with local farmers to recover and redistribute produce that would otherwise be thrown away due to aesthetic imperfections.”

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