MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There’s a place where anyone who needs help feeding their family can go.READ MORE: 'We Do Have It Handled': Amazon's Shakopee Fulfillment Center Preps For Holiday Shopping Surge
Starting Monday, 18 YMCA locations around the Twin Cities are partnering with Loaves and Fishes and UnitedHealth Group to provide free, fresh food.
“You can get a pan of food for four, or a lunch bag for one, or combination of all the above,” Loaves and Fishes Executive Director Cathy Maes said.READ MORE: Haunted Hotel: The Many 'Unregistered Guests' At Sauk Centre's Historic Palmer House
The meal packages include protein and vegetables that can be heated.
Anyone can stop by participating Ys to pick up food from noon until 2 p.m., Monday through Friday.MORE NEWS: Watch: Train Cars Carrying Ethanol Tumble In Front Of Stopped Cars In Southern Minnesota Town
Along with many other resources for families in need, they are providing help for those looking for work and volunteering opportunites. Click here for more information.