Hawaii Foodbank adds additional pop-up food distribution events

Hawaii Foodbank adds additional pop-up food distribution events
Volunteers help with a food distribution in Hawaii. (Source: Hawaii News Now/file)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaii Foodbank is adding additional food distribution events in late October and November amid continued high need amid the pandemic.

In a statement on Monday, the Foodbank said the additional food distribution events would target residents of specific island communities.

“Even with the reboot of our visitor industry, the demand for food assistance remains extremely high,” said Hawaii Foodbank President and CEO Ron Mizutani, in a news release.

Pop-up Food Distributions Schedule – Pre-registration Required

  • Nov. 4 – Ewa Beach

Location: Ewa Puuloa District Park

Time: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Quantity: 400 households

  • Nov. 7 – Leeward (Waipahu to Kaena Point)

Location: Waianae Mall

Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Quantity: 1,500 households

Pre-registration Zip Codes: 96706, 96707, 96792, 96797

  • Nov. 11 – Kalihi

Location: Kalihi Valley District Park

Time: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Quantity: 400 households

  • Nov. 13 – North Shore (Kahana to Kaena Point)

Location: Polynesian Cultural Center

Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Quantity: 750 households

Pre-registration Zip Codes: 96712, 96717, 96730, 96731, 96762, 96791

  • Nov. 16 – Honolulu

Location: Aloha Stadium

Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Quantity: 2,500 households

Pre-registration – Zip code not required

  • Nov. 18 – Mililani

Location: Mililani District Park

Time: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Quantity: 400 households

All recipients must register here.

Once registered, a confirmation ticket will be emailed and must be presented at check-in along with a valid government-issued ID. Due to safety concerns, no walk-up clients will be allowed.

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