Food banks see increased demand
Last updated 4/22/2020 at 11:54am
The Mukilteo Food Bank and the new Connect Casino Road pop-up food pantry are seeing an increased demand for their services.
“We’ve found that we’ve had about 50 percent more clients this week due to people being out of work or having fewer hours to work,” Mukilteo Food Bank volunteer coordinator Lisa Edwards said.
The food bank’s most pressing needs are canned corn or green beans, cooking oil and boxes of snack bars. A full list of suggested items can be found on the Mukilteo Food Bank’s website (https://legacy.mukilteofoodbank.org).
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