Assembly Member Santiago to Partner with YMCA and Chefs to End Hunger to Distribute Free Groceries

Sunday, May 31, 2020

(Los Angeles) – On Monday, Assembly Member Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) will help distribute free groceries to residents in Boyle Heights in partnership with the Weingart East Los Angeles (WELA) YMCA and Chefs to End Hunger.

WHAT:

Food Distribution

WHO:

The Honorable Miguel Santiago, Assemblymember, 53rd District

Weingart East Los Angeles (WELA) YMCA

WHEN:

Monday, June 1, 2020
10:00 am

WHERE:

WELA YMCA
2900 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90023

WHY:

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many residents are struggling to take care of their basic needs, especially food. In response, WELA YMCA and Chefs to End Hunger have organized an event to distribute free groceries to Boyle Heights residents. Assembly Member Santiago will attend the event and help assemble and distribute boxes of groceries.

Assemblymember Miguel Santiago is the Chair of the Assembly Committee on Communications and Conveyance and Chair of the Assembly Select Committee on Los Angeles County Homelessness. He also sits on the Assembly Committees on Public Safety, Health, Higher Education and Utilities and Energy. He represents the 53rd District composed of the cities of Los Angeles, Huntington Park, and Vernon.