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L.A. Council President Emeritus Herb Wesson to Host Veterans Grocery Giveaway
By Sentinel News Service
Published May 28, 2020

L.A. City Council President Emeritus Herb Wesson 

Los Angeles City Council President Emeritus Herb Wesson will host a Veterans Grocery Giveaway at his district office on Friday, May 29 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Veterans, current military members, and their immediate household family members are invited to sign-up online to attend the drive-thru grocery giveaway at

If selected, individuals will need to show proof of service in order to participate (i.e. DD 214 or active duty service card, retirement card also accepted)


Family members and friends are encouraged to provide a ride for selected veterans who may not have the transportation or means to otherwise attend this event.

Selected participants will be notified via email on how, when and where to pick up their groceries. Groceries are given away while supplies last and on a first-come, first-served basis for those selected through the sign-up process. One entry per household.

Attendees are required to wear face coverings and observe 6 feet of social distancing guidelines at all times.

This event is sponsored by Councilmember Herb Wesson to provide groceries to local veterans and military families during the current COVID-19 crisis, which has created an even greater need than ever before.

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