A Portland soup kitchen will close and deliver food directly to vulnerable people on the streets
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A Portland soup kitchen will shut and ship meals on to susceptible individuals on the streets

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PORTLAND, Maine — Preble Road Useful resource Middle, one of many largest social service businesses in Maine, will shut down its to-go soup kitchen on Monday and shift to a cellular meals distribution program that “brings meals to individuals the place they’re.”

The initiative goals to supply primary meals wants and dissuade crowds from gathering at its Bayside web site through the pandemic, in keeping with Ali Lovejoy, a program director at Preble Road.

As a substitute, caseworkers from Preble Road, in collaboration with employees from different businesses, will distribute meals twice a day at 9 totally different areas all through town to individuals experiencing homelessness.