The People's Pantry Market Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting
The Oyster Bay - East Norwich Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that it will hold a Ribbon Cutting ceremony for the Grand Opening of The People’s Pantry Market, the newest project of People Loving People, located at 123 Audrey Ave Oyster Bay, NY. The celebration will be held on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 10 am.
People Loving People is registered Not for Profit public charity registered with New York State with 501 (c) (3) status. The founders, Donna Galgano, Valerie Monroy and Gina Kang saw the need in the community to help seniors and those struggling with food insecurity. With previous experience in this area, all serving at a large food pantry on Long Island, they opened The People's Pantry in November of 2019. They are committed to expand their desire to serve others locally and regionally through their organization.
Their newest project The People's Pantry Market located in Oyster Bay, NY offers guests a client choice pantry option. Guests can shop for groceries themselves as they browse around the beautifully decorated market. There are plenty of volunteers on staff to help guests make healthy food choice options as well as carry out volunteers to bring bags to their cars. The adorable market is chock full of everything needed including health and beauty aids, baby care and personal care items. The People's pantry will officially open on August 7, 2020 for the community starting at 10 a.m. for the Oyster Bay and East Norwich Residents. All non-residents will be able to shop after resident shopping is complete.
The vision of People Loving People is to have a center where in the future they will be able to offer, homework helpers for the communities children, English as a New Language classes for community members seeking to learn English, monthly health clinics to offer health screening for those struggling with medical issues as well as many other exciting programs!
The People's is open for donations on Wednesdays from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and on Fridays from 9:00-3:00 for donations and shopping. Starting in September they will be adding some special shopping days for seniors so stay tuned!
Oyster Bay-East Norwich Chamber of Commerce is delighted to welcome The People's Pantry Market to the community. We invite Oyster Bay-East Norwich Elected Officials, Chamber Members, and all interested residents to join us in the celebration.
For more information, please visit PeopleLovingPeople.net to see all their amazing projects and get involved!