Cone Health food donations drive for patients

The Medcenter has a food stuff current market that offers wholesome food and reveals individuals how to make much better foodstuff selections.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Improved entry to food items and wellbeing literacy is the foundation guiding Cone Health’s Brito Foods Application.

WFMY Information 2 partnered with the foods industry to support re-inventory their shelves for families in will need.

All donations from the spring food stuff drive Wednesday go to the Brito Diet and Training Heart. 

The drive-through party is from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at The Renaissance Shops at 2521 Phillips Avenue in Greensboro.

The target is to obtain 6000 lbs of food items. 

  • Oils, spices
  • Canned and dry merchandise
  • Condiments
  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Feminine items
  • Can openers
  • Storage bags & toiletries

The Brito Nutrition and Education and learning Heart is located inside Cone Health’s Medcenter for Gals.

Individuals at the Medcenter for Women of all ages referred to the food stuff industry by their physician have entry to every little thing the Brito system presents.

Dr. Miguel and Denese Brito funded and made the heart to assist financially fragile girls and their family members have entry to large quality, new foodstuff.  

” We want to impact change for those people enduring food items insecurity and are very pleased to have made a legacy of support by way of The Brito Foods Plan,” Denese Brito explained. “Ensuring sufferers in need not only get wholesome foodstuff, but have an opportunity to discover how to maintain a healthier way of life.”

The program delivers sufferers at Cones Health’s several Medcenter in the Greensboro spot with nutritious food stuff, reveals them how to make much better meals decisions, and connects patients with other food items sources in the community. 

Monetary donations to the system can be produced listed here.