UPDATE: Community-wide drive-thru food distributions April 8 & 16

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express
Register for the April 8 or 16 Drive Thru Food Distribution

Two Community-wide drive thru food distribution events will be held April 8 and 16 in Yates County. Registration is on a first come first served basis.

The first event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 8 at the Starkey Town Barn, 656 Dundee-Glenora Road, Dundee.

The second will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Firemen’s Field, 110 Hicks St., Penn Yan.

Pro Action of Steuben and Yates, Inc. has partnered with Foodlink and Yates County to provide a community-wide food distribution to supply households with a 25-lb. box of emergency food in response to the COVID-19 public health crisis.


• Pre-Registration: Pre-registration is required! Register online HERE, or call 315-536-5183 and follow prompt to receptionist. *Registration is on a first come, first served basis*

· These will be a drive-thru models; clients must stay in their car and put a piece of paper with first name and last name in window facing out for staff to see at check-in.

· Please have trunk cleaned out so box of emergency food can be put into it. Once your trunk is closed and tapped, you may drive away. This will be a no-touch distribution and proper social distancing must be maintained at all time.

· No walk-ups; only pre-registered households in cars will be served.