(see the current Distribution Dates listed below...)
GUMC Food Bank
The GUMC Food Bank is open to anyone in need of assistance and we are also currently distributing USDA* items to those who qualify. The distribution is on the FOURTH Thursday of each month (distribution ison the THIRD Thursday in November and December) from 9:00-10:00 a.m. and is currently being offered as a "drive-thru" service. Participants are asked to line up in the Family Life Center parking lot lcoated at 15 W. El Paso Street, and to please be curteous in regard to not blocking our neighbors' driveways.
Inclement Weather Policy:
Whenever the Greenwood Public Schools close for inclement weather, Greenwood United Methodist Church will also be closed. If a closing falls on a regular distribution date, the GUMC Food Bank distribution will be moved to the following Thursday.
If you would like to volunteer with the GUMC Food Bank, contact the church office at (479) 996-6397.
Donations to help support the Food Bank ministry may be made online via our "Giving" tab.
*We are a USDA distribution site and adhere to the USDA Non-Discimination Policy listed below:
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:
mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or