The North Smithfield Food Pantry has announced May pick up dates, to be held on Saturdays, May 22 & 29 from 10:00-10:30 a.m., and Tuesdays, May 18 & 25 from 5:30- 6:00 p.m. the pantry serves North Smithfield residents and recipients must have a photo ID and a bill that confirms a town address, Those in need can attend all four times the pantry is open per month. It is located at the Slatersville Congregational Church UCC on the Common.
Due to the pandemic, the food is distributed through a drive through at the church and visitors are asked stay in cars and line up on Green Street. Questions can be directed to (401) 678-0356.
May needs are cereal ,canned fruit, tuna and chicken. Financial donations can be sent to: North Smithfield Food Pantry, PO Box 283, Slatersville, RI 02876.