Capital Area Food Bank hosting five pop-ups for furloughed federal employees Saturday

    Giant grocery store. (ABC7 file photo)

    In response to the partial government shutdown, the Capital Area Food Bank is holding five free pop-up markets for government employees and contractors affected by the furlough.

    They will be set up outside the following Giant grocery store locations in the area from 9 a.m. to noon.

    • Brentwood store (DC), 1050 Brentwood Road Brentwood, Washington, DC
    • Richmond Highway (VA), 6800 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA
    • Campus Way South (MD), 10480 Campus Way South, Largo, MD
    • Allentown Rd (MD), 7074 Allentown Rd, Camp Springs, MD
    • Rockville Pike (MD), 12051 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD

    With a valid ID or federal contractor ID, up to 250 people at each site can get groceries.

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