After one year in new digs, ML food bank still goes strong
Community organization consistently serves more than 200 families per month at Washington Street location
For the past year, the food bank has enjoyed its spacious new location at 207 S. Washington St. It’s reaped the benefits of having a very accessible location in Medical Lake, next to the library and post office.
“The new facility is half again what we had before. We streamlined the operation so we’re able to move people through here more quicker,” Food Bank director Peg James said.
Before moving into the new building, the food bank’s system for serving clients was far less efficient than it is today. In addition, the past year has presented a more inviting climate for clients....