Commodity give-away Friday

USDA Press Release

Government Surplus Commodities will be distributed Friday, June 26 in Hays at Unite Common Grounds Coffee House and Free Store, which is inside The Gamers Guild, 200 E 8th Street.

Distribution will run from 7-9 a.m. and, if supplies last, from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Clients may only get commodities at one of these distribution times, and commodities will be distributed on a first-come-first-serve basis until they run out.

Doors will not open until 7 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., respectively.

To be eligible for commodities, a household's total monthly income must be below:

$1,383 Household of one

$1,868 Household of two

$2,353 Household of three

$2,839 Household of four

$3,324 Household of five

$3,809 Household of six

$4,295 Household of seven

$4,780 Household of eight

Contact Brandon Nimz, Unite Ministry Leader with any questions at 785-259-2539.

Commodities this distribution will be: beef stew, sliced peaches, pink salmon, dried plums, vegetable soup, tomato sauce, raisins, instant milk, frozen orange juice, beef chili, chicken, cream of mushroom soup, and turkey breast.

Future commodity distribution times will be posted at: (