Food Drop Friday on Friday, June 26, 2020
McFarling Foods has announced a new partnership with MLT OUTREACH in Indianapolis, which includes sponsorship of a Community Garden on Indy’s East Side. The garden will be located at MLT OUTREACH headquarters, 3616 N. Sherman Drive, and will provide fresh produce, available to the public, twice monthly, free of charge.
According to Lashauna Triplett, School Director and Lead Female Mentor at MLT OUTREACH, the Community Garden will also provide employment, business training and educational credit for neighborhood youth.
“Thanks to McFarling Foods sponsorship, we are able to build this garden and have a huge positive impact on our neighborhood”, says Ms. Triplett, who, along with her husband, Fletcher Triplett, is represented in the full name of the organization, Mackida, Loveal and Trip Mentoring Outreach Center.
Construction has already begun, and the garden is expected to be fully operational by August of this Summer. More information about this organization is available by contacting:
Other recent highlights from McFarling Foods ongoing outreach to the local community:
McFarling Foods, locally owned and operated since 1948, is a full-service broadline food distributor located in Indianapolis serving Central Indiana restaurants and community organizations. McFarling Foods offers their clients the freshest ingredients necessary to remain and become successful in the food service industry.
For more info visit: mcfarlingfoods.com