The San Antonio Food Bank will host a Mega Food Drive on Saturday, Oct. 17 at the Poteet Strawberry Festival Grounds. The distribution will begin at 10 a.m. and pre-registration is required at safoodbank. org.
To pre-register go to safoodbank.org. Go to the first red block and click on the learn more tab. Then go to the Rural Distribution Sign Ups at the bottom of the page and click on the Atascosa County distribution. Fill in all application links and follow with the green button at the bottom of each page to finish the application.
If you plan to come and pick up food on this day, either pre-register online or call the San Antonio Food Bank at 210-431-8326.
Volunteers are being asked to enter using the Amphion Road gate be- tween 8-8:30 a.m. The gate onto the grounds will not be open until after 6:30 a.m. Clients are asked to either wait at a nearby parking lot or until the gates are open.
There will not be rest- rooms available. Please stay in your vehicle, make sure to wear your masks to keep everyone safe.