Healthy Communities Coalition has a new initative to host representatives from different veterans resource groups once a month at each of our volunteer-powered food pantries in Lyon County. TMCC Veterans Upward Bound shared information at the Yerington Food Pantry on September 18th. They will be onhand at the Dayton Food Pantry to share information on Wednesday September 25 from noon to 4pm. They will also be at the Silver Stage Food Pantry to share information on Wednesday October 2 from 1pm-4pm.
Veterans Upward Bound assists veterans in the development of academic and other skills for success in postsecondary education such as college. The program provides assessment and enhancement of basic skills through counseling, mentoring, tutoring and academic instruction in core subject areas.
Monthly Veterans Group Visiting Schedule at Healthy Communities’ food pantries:
1st Wednesday: HCC’s Silver Stage Food Pantry
3595 Ramsey Weeks Cutoff, Silver Springs, NV 89429
3rd Wednesday: HCC’s Yerington Food Pantry
124 W Bridge Street, Yerington, NV 89447
4th Wednesday: HCC’s Dayton Food Pantry
209 Dayton Valley Road, Dayton, NV 89403
For more information, contact Quest Lakes at firstname.lastname@example.org or see healthycomm.org.