MEALS HANDED OUT TO SENIORS AT LEATHERMAN CENTER
The Senior Citizens Association of Florence County held an emergency meal relief distribution event July 22 at the Leatherman Senior Center. According to a worker helping distribute the food, dozens of cars lined up outside the center when the event began at 9 a.m. The worker also said that 300 meals were distributed. The Senior Citizens Association of Florence County will hold another emergency meal relief distribution event in August. There is no cost associated with the meals. Seniors will be asked to remain in their vehicles during the drive thru distribution. To be eligible, applicants must be 60 years of age or older, live in Florence County, be experiencing health issues and/or limitations, and not be a current SCAFC client. To apply for this relief program, call (843) 669-6761, extensions 226, 231 or 241. Organizations or individuals interested in donating to this emergency relief effort can visit www.seniorcitizensassociation/donate.