Emergency Food Bank Drive-Thru Mobile Pantries Announced

The Food Bank of Delaware is hosting drive-thru mobile pantries in each Delaware county for families struggling to afford food.

New Castle County

When: Monday, April 20 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Christiana Mall, Newark, Del. (upon arrival, please follow traffic message boards)
Pre-registration: newcastlecountyfood.eventbrite.com

Kent County

When: Wednesday, April 22 starting at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Dover International Speedway (please enter through the Dover Downs Hotel and Casino entrance); 1131 North Dupont Highway, Dover
Pre-registration: kentcountyfood.eventbrite.com


Sussex County

When: Friday, April 24 starting at 12 noon
Where: Sussex Central High School (upon arrival, please follow traffic message boards), 26026 Patriots Way, Georgetown
Pre-registration: sussexcountyfood.eventbrite.com

Pre-registration does not guarantee assistance, but will help our staff greatly with the speed of check-in! Onsite paper registration will also be available for those who do not have access to a computer/smartphone. Assistance will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Please have your trunks cleared out and please stay in your vehicles. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, public restrooms will not be available. Please bring proof of ID and Delaware residency.

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