East Greenbush Central School District families are invited to pickup free boxes of food at a Drive Through Food Pantry on Thursday, July 29 at 9:30 a.m. in front of George Martin Electric at 164 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY.
- Please do not arrive before 9:30 AM
- Arriving early will cause traffic and crowding
- Food will be given out beginning at 9:30 AM
- If you are driving, stay in your car
- If you are walking, please practice social distancing
- Masks are optional for fully vaccinated patrons
- Adhering to these instructions will allow us to distribute food in a quick and timely fashion
Nearly 500 boxes of food were distributed at a similar event in March with more than 80 volunteers.
Distribution will start at 9:30 a.m. and the event will be fully concluded by noon.
This event is being sponsored by Catholic Charities, the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, Rensselaer County District Attorney Mary Pat Donnelly, the Town of East Greenbush, East Greenbush Fire Company, Clinton Heights Fire Department, St. Mary’s Clinton Heights, East Greenbush Police Department, East Greenbush Central School District, Columbia Athletics and the East Greenbush Teachers Association. Special thanks to Martin Electric for allowing the use of their parking lot.