MARGATE – Trinity United Methodist Church opened a Dry Food Pantry for the Downbeach community as part of its community outreach efforts. The pantry Is located behind the church at 8 S. Jefferson Ave.

The pantry will be open on the third Saturday of each month with the exception of holiday weekends. In months that have five Saturdays, the pantry will be open on the fourth Saturday of the month. Visitors must wear a mask and have identification.

The church is always available for emergency needs. Call 609-853-1988 for assistance.

Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

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