Salvation Army to hold drive-thru food box distribution Friday

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FILE – A Salvation Army bell is rung by Michael Cronin as he staffs the charity’s red donation kettle in front of a grocery store, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, in Lynden, Wash. In the wake of the most devastating public-health emergency in a century and the resulting economic uncertainty, Americans provided more charitable dollars to United Way Worldwide than any other nonprofit focused on direct aid, followed by the Salvation Army and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, according to new rankings by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The Salvation Army – Greater Baton Rouge will hold a drive-thru food box distribution on Friday, Nov. 19 at 4 p.m. while supplies last.

The Thanksgiving Community Outreach distribution will be located at 7361 Airline Hwy in Baton Rouge, La. More than 300 food boxes with meat will be given out.

The Salvation Army – Greater Baton Rouge has partnered with St. Joseph’s Academy and The Food Bank to put on the event.

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