Ruby's Pantry Pop Up In Mower County
Hunger continues to be a problem in southern minnesota.
Thats why a "ruby's pantry" event is underway serving up nutritious food at the mower county fairgrounds.
Kimt news 3's maleeha kamal spent her day in mower county.
I"m here at the mower county fairground in austin where ruby pantry is taking place.
If you're planning on coming out to this event you have to enter here at the north entrance.
Folks lined up roughly three hours before the gates opened.
Organizer ann maxfield is not suprised... she says there are a lot of hungry people in mower county.
They were expecting 400 people to come seeking food today.
Recipeints are asked to make a $20 donation before receiving 20 items for their pantry.
"when you got between 250?
"*40 families that feel that they have an intense need to fill their pantries thats a lot of people that need food.
These are the basics of life.if you cant feed your family or yourself then life isn't the value that it should be.
The next ruby's pantry event is set fot march maxfield says there is not an income requirement to receive food.
An individual family is limited to two shares