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CNJ Staff Reports

CNJ STAFF REPORTS
Organizations in Clovis and Portales will deliver Emergency Food Assistance Program commodities at various locations this week, Nancy Taylor, executive director of Life Saver Food Bank, said in a news release.
“Services and declaration requirements will be similar according to the capabilities of each volunteer agency,” she said.
“Distribution records may be audited.
“There will be a location in Clovis or Portales where emergency commodities will be available weekly and, in the future, almost daily,” she said.
She asked participants to bring plastic bags when they go to pick up commodities.
Clovis area times, locations and distribution areas include:
> 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Grand Avenue Homes Nursery Office, corner of Grand and Upsilon streets, serving Bella Vista neighborhood, Clovis Apartments and Grand Avenue Homes I and II. St. John’s Baptist Church Pantry is sponsor.
> 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Grand Avenue Homes Nursery Office, corner of Grand and Upsilon streets, community day; names beginning from A to L will be served from 9 to 11 a.m., and M to Z from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. St. John’s Baptist Church Pantry is sponsor.
> 3 to 4 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, St. John’s Baptist Church Pantry, emergency box only, call for appointment at 762-2266, leave word.
> 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Baxter Curran Hall Emergency Food Pantry, 908 Hickory, seniors day distribution.
>10 a.m. to noon Tuesday and Wednesday, Baxter Curran Hall Emergency Food Pantry, 908 Hickory, emergency box only, call for appointment at 769-7908.
> 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Gatewood Apartment Neighborhoods, residents day distribution.
> 3 to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, Gatewood Neighborhood Pantry, 1309 W. 15th, emergency box only, call for appointment at 769-1995.
> 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Cheyenne Trails Neighborhood, seniors day distribution.
> 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Cheyenne Trails Neighborhood Food pantry, 1504 Red Cloud Place, emergency box only, call for appointment at 769-8171.
> 1 p.m. Saturday, St. Vincent De Paul Emmaus Center, 815 W. Second, regular distribution serving areas south of Grand Street.
> 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., St. Vincent De Paul, emergency box only, call for information at 762-4644.
> 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Youth Opportunities Unlimited, 414 Mitchell, kids’ families distribution.
> 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Youth Opportunities Unlimited, 414 Mitchell, emergency box only, call for information at 762-8385.
> 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Main Street Townhouse Pantry, resident distribution.
> 1 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Main Street Townhouse Pantry, emergency box only, call for information at 799-9390.
> 5 to 6 p.m. Dec. 16, Mesquite Village at 412 Ave. F, Texico, resident distribution.
> 1 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Mesquite Village at 412 Ave. F, Texico, emergency box only, call for information at 799-9390.
> To be posted, Dec. 15, Texico Senior Citizens, senior distribution.
> 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Texico Senior Citizens, emergency box only, call for information at 482-3885.
Portales area times, locations and distribution areas include:
> 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Memorial Building, 200 E. Seventh, community distribution by La Casa Family Health Center.
> 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Wednesday, La Casa Family Health Center, emergency box only — call for appointment at 760-6823.
> 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Community Services Pantry, neighborhood bounded by Third Street to South Kilgore to University Drive to Avenue I to Commercial. Names beginning from A to L will be served from 9 to 11 a.m., and M to Z from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
> 3 to 4 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Community Services Pantry, emergency box only, call for appointment at 356-8576.
> 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Golden Acres Pantry, residents day distribution.
> 3 to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, Golden Acres Pantry, emergency box only — call for appointment at 356-3692.
> 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Portales Estates, residents day distribution.
> 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Portales Estates, emergency box only, call for appointment at 359-0610.
> 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Bethel Baptist Church Community Pantry, 1098 NM Highway 236, neighborhood distribution.
> 5 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Bethel Baptist Church Community Pantry, 1098 NM Highway 236, emergency box only, call for appointment at 356-9042.
> 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 17, Dream Center, 220 N. Main St., serving the neighborhood north of the railroad tracks. Photo ID required. Frozen items not available.