By Morgan Bryce
True Deliverance Holiness Church of Auburn will hold its free “Annual Community Resource Fair and Fall Festival” Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Affiliated with the event for more more than nine years, Sutricia Johnson said it helps to bring the community together and inform them of what resources are available at their fingertips.
“We try to bring as many groups together to inform people at the event of what this area has to offer. Our target group is members of the underserved community, and bring those agencies to them where they can ask questions, get help or information,” Johnson said.
Following is a participating list of event vendors:
– Alabama Arise
– Auburn University School of Pharmacy
Baker Financial Group
Beacon Children’s Hospital
CHIP Clinic (Auburn University and VCOM)
East Alabama Medical Center’s Diabetes and Nutrition Center and Home Care departments
Harris Funeral Home – estate planning
Lee County Sheriff’s Department
Lee-Russell Council of Governments
Life South Bloodmobile
Massey Family Chiropractors
People of Action for Community (P.A.C.E.)
Southeast Sickle Cell Association
The Pitts Group – Primerica
Unity Wellness – HIV testing
Viva Medicare HMO
Walmart – free flu and pneumonia vaccinations for those who are eligible
Women’s Hope Medical Clinic
Wright’s Grocery – explanation of delivery van services
Young Ladies of Integrity (YLI).
The event will also include door prizes, food and entertainment for children.
For more information, call 334-502-4700. The church, pastored by Bishop Nolan T. Torbert, is located at 936 N. Donahue Drive.