It's amazing when our community comes together to help others. It's even more amazing when we get to help out AND have a great meal.

Food for Vets is coming up on August 18, 2017 in the field by A&P Master Images in Utica. The goal of this event is to collect food and raise money for a group that does so much good for so many vets - Feed Our Vets. The fun part is, this will be a food truck event featuring some of the area's best vendors. A portion of their proceeds will go to support Feed Our Vets, along with the trucks offering a 10% discount to all Vets. Representatives from Feed Our Vets will also be on site with their military vehicles and humvees to collect food and donations.

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What else will be going on? BB Designs will be there all day offering face painting. And there will be more fun stuff for the kids.

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Food trucks that will be featured at Food for Vets are Sarita's Food Truck, Mr. Z's Street Eatz, Holy Smoques BBQ Fusion and Come Fry With Me.

Come Fry With Me
  • Where? A&P Master Images, 205 Water Street (behind the Utica Aud)
  • When? Friday, August 18, 2017 from 12-8pm

Help support Feed Our Vets' mission of providing community food pantries for Veterans, distributing goods and services, and public education and outreach. Find out more at their website.


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