UDMO’s Reyes Talks Increased Food Demand ; Being Named Big Parade Grand Marshal

The Buena Vista County Upper Des Moines Opportunity office in Storm Lake has been getting more demand for food and other services lately due to inflation and people getting laid off from their jobs.

Outreach specialist Maggie Reyes says she is ordering two-times the usual dollar amount of food this week from the Food Bank of Iowa…(audio clip below :32 )

Upper Des Moines Opportunity in Storm Lake accepts donations and applications for assistance during their hours of Monday through Thursday from 7am to 4pm, and Friday mornings from 7 to 11. Their office is located at 620 Michigan Street.

Last week, Reyes was named the Grand Marshal for the Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular’s Big Parade…(audio clip below :24 )

The Big Parade gets underway at 10:30am on the 4th of July.