Ready to Serve Again, the Roosevelt Island Food Pantry

Ready to Serve Again, the Roosevelt Island Food Pantry

According to Disabled Association president Wendy Hersh, the food pantry her group has organized for over a year is back in business.

The Roosevelt Island Daily News

How To Use the RIDA Food Pantry

Hersh gave The Daily these notes:

The RIDA Food Pantry will be serving the community on Fridays from 4:30 PM – 6:30PM PM, at the Cultural Center (548A Main St.).

 When arriving, please line up at 540 Main St. – rear lobby entrance of the Cultural Center (548A Main St.) – and kindly follow the below guidelines:

 Bring Identification

  • If you do not feel well, stay home
  • Please practice social distancing while waiting inline
  • Wear a mask
  • Bring a shopping cart or bag

Be courteous and considerate to volunteers and each other.

In addition, RIOC added this caution: Proof of vaccination will be required for entry. If you have not been vaccinated, you will be given a bag at the door.

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