Veggie Van to Offer Free Healthy Foods, Nutrition Information in Berrien Springs
Sep 27, 2022
(BERRIEN SPRINGS) – The Veggie Van is making its way throughout Berrien County. This mobile farmer’s market will offer free, locally grown, top-quality, healthy fruits and vegetables, and nutrition information from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 6 at University Medical Specialties, Berrien Springs, located at 9045 US Highway 31 in Berrien Springs. The event will be held drive-through style and participants should remain in their car to ensure proper social distancing. A total of 100 bags will be available on a first come, first serve basis.
The goal of the program is to ensure that fruits and vegetables are available to people who otherwise have limited access to fresh produce. The Veggie Van is made possible through the generosity of Spectrum Health and the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids in partnership with Spectrum Health Lakeland and the YMCA of Greater Michiana.