Friends of Norfolk Animal Care Center, who have generously sponsored SpayHR clinics and provided funds for vaccinations, will open a pet food pantry for citizens in need.
From their website:
Who is qualified for assistance? Residents of Norfolk, Virginia Beach, or Chesapeake whoa re currently receiving government financial assistance or who have a combined household income less than $30,000 per year.
How can I apply? Fill out the attached application and bring it to one of the Pet Pantry events or mail it to P.O. Box 11403, Norfolk, VA 23517. You will need to bring a picture ID card, and proof of government assistance (eg: valid EBT card) or proof of household income less than %30,00 per year. Application.
When and where can the food be picked up? Available food can be picked up each Saturday from 1 to 4 pm behind the Norfolk Animal Care Center located at 5585 Sabre Road in Norfolk, Virginia. Food WILL NOT BE DISTRIBUTED FROM THE SHELTER ITSELF, only from the Pet Pantry when it is open. View Map.
Is the pet food availability guaranteed? No. Distribution will be based on supply and demand.