Commodities will be available to Wakefield families this weekend. On Saturday, October 16, volunteers will begin distributing commodities at 9 a.m. from Scanolli’s, 306 Dogwood Street, Wakefield.

Commodities will be distributed on a ‘first come first served’ basis and will continue until all items are gone. Commodities to be distributed include sliced potatoes, canned beef, beef stew, grapefruit juice, ground beef, butter, flour, refried beans, cheese chunks, and bran flakes cereal. Contents of boxes may not be identical.

A Blessing Box is also available with non-perishable and hygiene items. The box is located at 609 Grove Street, south of the city building and next to the library.