UTICA, N.Y. – The United Way of the Mohawk Valley needs help distributing meal boxes during its third and final Take and Make food giveaway event in Utica.
Volunteers are needed to help pack the 1,600 meal boxes, set up on distribution day and hand out the boxes during the event.
Anyone interested in volunteering can sign up here.
This month’s food giveaway for Utica residents will be held Sunday, April 25, in partnership with Casa Imports and Karam Produce.
The meal box kit at the next giveaway will include ingredients to prepare at least five Mediterranean meals for a family of five. The kit will also contain step-by-step recipe cards.
Residents who want to reserve a box must register by texting 898-211, calling 1-844-342-5211 or online at: unitedwaymv.org.
After registering, people will receive information on where and when to pick up the food.