Community Action Agency to distribute commodities

Blount County Community Action Agency is hosting a drive-thru commodities distribution on Thursday, Sept. 16. Those who qualify by income may pick up available commodities between noon and 3 p.m. Parking lot will open at 11 a.m. for line up. No appointment is necessary. Bring your SNAP Card and you must have identification.

Those picking up commodities for others must have a signed permission slip to do so. Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the state-established maximum percentage of the poverty income guidelines for appropriate household size.

BCCAA is located in the former Hubbard School, 3509 Tuckaleechee Pike, Maryville. This project is funded by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture.