Food Distribution Set For Allen Parish Residents

May 27, 2020, by Tami

United Way of Southwest Louisiana and Food Bank of Central Louisiana Partner for Grocery Giveaway

LAKE CHARLES, LA, May 27 – United Way of Southwest Louisiana and the Food Bank of Central Louisiana will conduct a drive-through grocery distribution on Friday, May 29 at 10 am for Allen Parish residents. The event will take place in the parking lot of The Pavillion at Coushatta Casino and will continue until all food has been given out.

Food for approximately 300 families will be available and will be dispersed to households as required by the Department of Agriculture regulations. A state-issued ID with an address in Allen Parish will be required along with household information for compliance with federal regulations.

No pre-registration will be done and food will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.

United Way of Southwest Louisiana has been conducting distributions in Calcasieu Parish in conjunction with Second Harvest of New Orleans.

For more information on Food Bank of Central Louisiana, visit

For more information on United Way of Southwest Louisiana, visit or call 337.433.1088.

If you would like to volunteer, visit

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