Facts on Making Your Vote Count and Fresh Food Distribution for Hundreds of Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara Tenants and Others

Wednesday, October 21st, 1:00 – 5:00 PM

The League of Women Voters volunteers and TransilPro interpreters will be at the Healthy Food Pantry

 to answer your questions. The first 70 people will receive a free VOTE face mask!

 

The Housing Authority City of Santa Barbara (HACSB) in association with partner organizations 2nd Story Associates, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County, and the Santa Barbara County Network of Family Resources is pleased to announce a special free Healthy Food Pantry event on October 21st from 1:00 – 5:00 PM. “Fresh Food & Facts: Make Your Vote Count” will take place at HACSB headquarters parking area located at 720 Laguna Street in Santa Barbara.

It’s an opportunity to receive a fresh bag of food and attain knowledge about resources on health, literacy and employment in our community. With the onset of the local and national elections, the event is also designed to provide information to residents about their ballot. League of Women Voters volunteers and TrasilPro interpreters will be there to answer questions.

Rob Fredericks, Executive Director and CEO of the Housing Authority states that “While we are a local public agency that provides safe, decent, and quality affordable housing and supportive services to eligible persons with limited incomes, we also focus on ways to build community and quality of life, which includes empowering residents to exercise their right to vote as U.S. citizens. We are pleased to join forces with our partners to provide information about ballot initiatives and the voting process in a fun and productive way.” 

For more information about the event, visit hacsb.org or email Celia Wright, Administrative Specialist at cwright@hacsb.org.

 

About The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara

The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara is a local public agency created for the purpose of providing safe, decent, and quality affordable housing and supportive services to eligible persons with limited incomes, through a variety of federal, state, local and private resources. Since 1969, the Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara has developed and/or secured over 4,000 units of affordable rental housing for Santa Barbara through a variety of federal, state, local and private funding sources. Please visit the website at hacsb.org.

 

 

 

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