ROCKFORD (WREX) — Anyone in Rockford who needs a healthy meal can get one for free next week.
Rosecrance and the Northern Illinois Food Bank are teaming up for a mobile food pantry event.
It’s Thursday, April 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Rosecrance Ware Center, 2704 N Main St.
The first 300 families will get the free meals. You must bring your own bags or boxes to carry the food in.
In 2017, the food bank held more than 400 mobile pantry distributions, feeding more than 40,000 households.