The Red River Food Bank will remain closed until March. The sign on the door says they are closed in January, however the Journal has learned that they will not re-open until March.
AleciaWalsworth, a Food Bank spokesperson says they are continuing the updating of their program and facility. They are normally opened on the first and third Saturdays of each month, and on that schedule they would next be open March 4th.
Walsworth says their qualification guidelines are based on family income. In general she says families on food stamps or Social Security will qualify. If you are not signed up, you may do so at the Food Bank on March 4th.
Food distributed comes primarily from the Northwest Louisiana Food Bank at Shreveport. Local donations are also accepted. They may be dropped off on any distribution day.
The Red River Food bank is located in the MaxWay Shopping Center. Their email is firstname.lastname@example.org.