Whitehall United Methodist Church will provide local families in need with fresh produce June 20.

Whitehall United Methodist Church will provide local families in need with fresh produce June 20.

The program will take place rain or shine and participants are encouraged to bring bags and boxes to carry their items.

Participating families must be at 200 percent of the poverty level or lower to qualify.

Distribution will take place at 525 Bernhard Road.

The first-come, first-served event is sponsored by the Mid-Ohio Foodbank and the church. To determine eligibility, call 614-235-8796.

The church also will hold a blood drive from 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 17.

Donors will receive a buy-one-get-one-free pass to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and will be entered into a drawing for four Zoombezi Bay passes.

To schedule an appointment, call 800-RED-CROSS and use the sponsor code "WhitehallUMC."