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News Release

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and the Mohawk Assembly of God announced that free food boxes will be distributed to the Akwesasne community on Monday, December 13th. The food boxes will be available from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m, or while supplies last, at the former-IGA Building located at 850 State Route 37.

The food distribution will have as many as 1,500 boxes available that contain milk, yogurt and other dairy products; as well as fresh fruits and vegetables.

All Akwesasnhró:non are eligible to receive a free food box. Individuals are also able to pick up a food box for family members and others who are unable to attend.

Pictured: Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Food Distribution Traffic Map.

Pictured: Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Food Distribution Traffic Map.

Individuals can pick up their food box in accordance with the following requirements:

  • All traffic must use the IGA’s main entrance located at the traffic light;
  • Individuals must bring a Tribal Identification Card, Band Card or Nation Red Card;
  • Must wear a mask while picking up and must remain in vehicle; and
  • Must respect social distancing and your patience is appreciated.

This food distribution is sponsored by Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and the Mohawk Assembly of God; in collaboration with City Serve and Rural Compassion.

For more information, contact the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Compliance Department at (518) 358-2273 or the Mohawk Assembly of God at (518) 358-2456.

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council is the duly elected and federally recognized government of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe.

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