HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FL. – Hillsborough County’s Healthy Living program is hosting an event on Saturday, Feb. 19, for residents to receive free groceries.
Hillsborough County residents will be given free groceries from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Lee Davis Community Resource Center, 3402 N. 22nd St., Tampa, FL 33605.
The food packages, provided in partnership with Feeding Tampa Bay, generally include fresh fruit and vegetables, meats, canned goods, and staples like beans and rice.
Another free food pantry distribution will be from 10-11:30 a.m. March 19 at the SouthShore Community Resource Center, 201 14th Ave. SE, Ruskin, FL 33570.
There are no income restrictions to receive free groceries. Residents also will receive information on Hillsborough County’s Healthy Living program and Hillsborough County’s Health Care Plan.
The Healthy Living program offers an exercise room, educational activities, group exercise sessions, nutritional counseling, and health screenings at Healthy Living Centers throughout Hillsborough County.
Free classes on topics such as diabetes prevention/management, weight loss, healthy food choices, cooking, public health services, and other health management services are also available through the Healthy Living program.
For more information on Saturday’s event, the Healthy Living program, or the Hillsborough County Health Care Plan, call (813) 272-5040.