JONESVILLE — The Potters Storehouse is inviting the public to come take part in a free distribution event its food ministry will hold on Monday.
Located at 106 Main Street in Jonesville, The Potters Storehouse Food Ministry distributes food and other items to the needy of Union County the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. At the those distributions, persons seeking to receive the food and other items being distributed must bring with them photographic identification to ensure they are residents of Union County. They must also meet income guidelines to receive the food being distributed.
No food will be distributed Monday. It will instead be for the distribution of items donated to the church by CVS. The items to be distributed will include toothpaste, shampoo, cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, and over the counter medication.
The church is inviting anyone interested in receiving such items to attend the distribution and bring with them bags or boxes to collect the items they want. Persons interested in doing so, will have to bring with them photographic identification to prove they are residents of Union County. They will also have to meet income requirements to receive the items.
Persons interested in taking part in Monday distribution must meet the following income guidelines:
For a household of one — $17,820 per year; $1,485 per month; $343 per week.
For a household of two — $24,030 per year; $2,003 per month; $463 per week.
For a household of three — $30,240 per year; $2,520 per month; $582 per week.
For a household of four — $36,450 per year; $3,038 per month; $701 per week.
For a household of five — $42,660 per year; 3,555 per month; $821 per week.
For a household of six — $48,870 per year; $4,073 per month; $940 per week.
For a household of seven — $55,095 per year; $4,592 per month; $1,060 per week.
For a household of eight — $61,335 per year; $5,112 per month; $1,180 per week.
For each additional member of a household add $6,240 per year; $520 per month; $120 per week.
For more information about Monday’s distribution call Minister Della at 864-466-5675.
While no food will be distributed Monday, the church is nevertheless continuing its food ministry for the needy of Union County. Its upcoming food distributions will be held on the following dates:
• Wednesday, July 12
• Wednesday, July 28
• Wednesday, Aug. 9
• Wednesday, Aug. 23
• Wednesday, Sept. 13
• Wednesday, Sept. 27
• Wednesday, Oct. 11
• Wednesday, Oct. 25
• Wednesday, Nov. 8
• Wednesday, Nov. 20
• Wednesday, Dec. 6
• Wednesday, Dec. 20
All of these distributions will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Charles Warner can be reached at 864-762-4090.