The Long Beach Center for Economic Inclusion is hosting a drive-thru food giveaway for residents struggling with food insecurity near Ramona Park next week.– ADVERTISEMENT –
The event is will take place on Aug. 29 from 9 to 11 a.m. at 3301 E. 65th St.
Montserrat Pineda is a University of Redlands student who is collecting food donations and putting the event together.
“Accessibility is important to me,” she said in a statement. “I’m excited to bring food resources to my own community during such a difficult time.”
The organization is hoping to feed 100 families living in the area.
People interested in volunteering during the event can sign up by clicking here.