Brief: Revelstoke food bank to continue services at Community Connections building

The Revelstoke food bank will keep operating but at a different location. Regular Friday hours will continue.

In this file photo, Patti Larson, Community Connections Program, Director, Community Outreach & Development stands with a volunteer after sorting through donations received during the annual Emergency Services Food Drive. After a hiatus due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the food drive is back on in 2022. File photo: Community Connections

The Revelstoke Community Connections Food Bank, which usually operates from the basement of the Revelstoke Legion building, will be continuing services at the Community Connections building.

The change is a response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

The food bank will operate with normal hours, from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Friday.The service will be available in the First Street parking lot.

As of next week, supplies will be available every day.

Community Connection’s food recovery program is also available.

For info, contact Patti Larson at 250-837-2920.

The Community Connections building is located at 314 Second Street East.

 

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