YAKIMA, Wash. — Native well being consuming companies got here collectively Tuesday to supply free meals for service employees to thank them for his or her assist throughout the pandemic.
With the assistance of neighborhood donations and a small group of volunteers, Healthy Eats Nutrition Services and Local Beet Meal Prep have been in a position to make 120 meals for law enforcement officials, firefighters, first responders and medical employees.
“It was a solution to give again what we really feel has been given to us throughout this time, which is numerous assist,” mentioned Elaina Moon, proprietor of Wholesome Eats Vitamin Providers.
The meals included both Thai quinoa salad cups or curried chickpea wraps, together with path combine energy bars by native chef Jason Patel. Moon mentioned the free meals have been well-received.
“I believe they have been all actually simply excited and glad that the neighborhood took time to acknowledge them,” Moon mentioned.
Moon mentioned they hope to have one other free meal day for service employees close to the tip of July or early August.
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