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Christmas Food Box applications available

Staff report

The Village Church in Incline is continuing its 20-plus-year tradition of Christmas food distribution serving North Lake Tahoe.

Each year, the church distributes 800-900 boxes, equalling 30,000-40,000 pounds of food to families in need. The church relies upon the community and local Raley's supermarkets for donations.

Applications for a Christmas Food Box may be picked up at local community offices throughout Incline Village and Kings Beach and from the Village Church office, located at 736 McCourry Blvd., Incline Village, Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Applications are due before Wednesday, Dec. 17.

The annual community Food Box packing party will take place at the Village Church on Dec, 17 from 5:30-7 p.m.

Boxes will be distributed from the church on Saturday, Dec. 20, from 10 a.m. to noon. If you have questions, call the Village Church office at 775-831-0784.