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Photos: Feeding Tampa Bay mobile pantry in St. Petersburg

Over 228 households were served at the monthly event coordinated by the St. Pete Police Department
Lois Wilcox, 74, gets a high five from her new friend Reghan Young, 2. The two met while waiting in line for boxes of groceries at the Feeding Tampa Bay Mobile Pantry and Resource Fair at the Tangerine Plaza,in the Midtown Plaza in St. Petersburg. [ DIRK SHADD | Times ]
Published Mar. 15
Updated Mar. 15

Feeding Tampa Bay visits the Midtown Plaza in St. Petersburg every second Tuesday of the month from 4:30-6 p.m. Other locations include the Clearwater MLK Jr. Community Center, Greater Ridgecrest YMCA in Largo and Lealman Park. Feeding Tampa Bay partners with more than 600 local charities and food pantries to distribute emergency food supplies across the 10-county region.

The grocery box receiving line at the Feeding Tampa Bay mobile pantry at the Tangerine Plaza, in the Midtown Plaza in St. Petersburg.
St. Petersburg Police Officer Cory Crawford (in front on left) and Sgt. Jason Deary work to pass out boxes of groceries to people in their vehicles at the car receiving line.
Nancy Thimons, 82, (on left) gets her fruits and vegetables for her grocery box in the receiving line.
Robert Hill (front left), 70, and Andrew Sheppard (center), 53, pick up their grocery boxes in the receiving line.
Kristen Lefkimiotis (left), a St. Anthony's BayCare ICU nurse, volunteers alongside St. Petersburg Police Officer Cory Crawford (center), as they pass out grocery boxes in the car receiving line.
Members of the community pick up grocery boxes as they make their way through the receiving line.

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