DeKalb County began holding food distribution events in May and has served more than 23,000 families, officials said. The food is being paid for by a portion of the approximately $125 million in federal coronavirus aid that DeKalb received earlier this year.
Community partners also include La Vision newspaper, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church and Saint Philip AME Church.
Locations for Saturday, Dec. 19, food distribution event:
- Former K-Mart store parking lot, 5597 Buford Highway NE, Doraville
- Buck Godfrey Stadium, 2817 Clifton Springs Road, Decatur
- James R. Hallford Stadium, 3789 Memorial College Ave., Clarkston
- New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, 6400 Woodrow Road, Stonecrest