MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A food distribution like no other Friday in Miami, and it not only helped families in need, it did so with healthy food.
Ford hosted a day of service in what is called the ‘Health in the Hood in Miami’ to kick off a delivery program to families in need.READ MORE: What To Do To Stay Safe Around Water This Summer At The Pool Or Beach
The team harvested and planted vegetables as part of its program.READ MORE: Parental Rights Bill Sent To Florida Governor Ron DeSantis
With a little help from World Central Kitchen, they aim to deliver 5,000 healthy, fresh, prepared meals over the next eight weeks.
“Ford has been investing in the communities where we operate for more than 70 years, and we support our initiative, ranging from education to disaster relief. It is really important for us to give back to the community,” said Giselle Cabrera, Ford Community Relations manager.MORE NEWS: Coral Gables Man Refuses To Sell Family House Swallowed By Massive Development
The program begins on Monday. Ford says it is going to deliver meals to over 60 families every single week.