Food for Drought-Devastated Families in Arvin

May 12, 2016

Community Action Partnership of Kern County (CAPK) and volunteers from VFW Post 8809 in Arvin distributed food to over 1200 families in the Arvin community who have been devastated by the drought through CAPK’s Drought Emergency Food Assistance Program.

Top: (pictured from left to right) Elena Flores, volunteer; Juanita Rivera, volunteer;  Herminia Vasquez, volunteer; Carolyn Trujillo; volunteer: Team Vidak District Representative Gaby Castaneda; and Ernesto Valverde, volunteer.

Bottom: (pictured from left to right) Ernesto Valverde, volunteer and veteran;  Gerald Cox, volunteer and veteran; VFW Post Commander Andy Garcia; Team Vidak’s Gaby Castaneda;  Ed Chalk, volunteer and veteran; Emilio Villareal Berumen; volunteer and veteran; and Robert Rangel, volunteer and veteran.