Central Illinois Foodbank mobile pantry coming to Jacksonville

DECATUR - Central Illinois Foodbank officials say they will bring the organization's mobile pantry to Decatur on July 23.                    

The mobile pantry will be located at Hope Academy from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  Families with children ages 18 and younger are invited to attend this event and receive food items, including fresh produce.

Foodbank officials say more than 6,400 children in Macon County are food insecure.  The Central Illinois Foodbank helps distribute millions of pounds of food to 21 counties throughout the state.  For more information, visit https://www.centralilfoodbank.org/.