Farm Share Provides Produce, Supplies To Victims Of Hurricane Irma
Farm Share provides produce, supplies to victims of Hurricane Irma
While most residents in the Greater Jacksonville area have seen their power restored following Hurricane Irma, many are still in need of fresh food and supplies. Seeing those needs, Farm Share, a Florida-based nonprofit, has stepped in to lend a helping hand.
Saturday, Sept. 16, Farm Share distributed food and supplies to families in Jacksonville with the help of the Florida Highway Patrol. Attendees included several elected officials, including Rep. Tracie Davis, Rep. Al Lawson, Sen. Audrey Gibson and Jacksonville City Councilman Reggie Gaffney.
“We ended up distributing about 60,000 pounds of food, hurricane relief items, water, MREs (Meals …