Knox County EMA, Salvation Army to hold second free food distribution

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ROCKLAND — Knox County Emergency Management Agency and the Salvation Army are co-hosting a free food distribution in Rockland with food from the Maine Farmers Exchange. The event will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., in the Oceanside High School parking lot. 

The procedure will be done in a drive-thru style.

“Everyone is welcome,” said Knox County EMA, in a news release. “There are no prerequisites, no sign ups required, and no paperwork to fill out for participation in this event.”

FREE for ALL – Each Box Contains: 

▪ 5lb bag whole potatoes 

▪ 6lb bag refrigerated mashed potatoes 

▪ 2.5lb block cheddar cheese 

▪ 1/2 gallon 2% milk 

First come first served while supplies last 

Drive-through distribution 

➢ Stay in your vehicle, follow the signs, drive through the pickup line, and a volunteer (with a mask & gloves on) will put the box in your trunk or backseat 


* These are being provided Free to All thanks to a grant awarded to Maine Farmers Exchange. 

Event Date: 

Tue, 08/18/2020 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Event Location: 

Oceanside High School (Parking Lot)


400 Broadway
Rockland  Maine
United States