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Lorain Public Library opens free fridge for residents in need of food

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Posted at 1:18 PM, Aug 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-17 16:21:09-04

LORAIN, Ohio — The Lorain Public Library has opened a new Freedge, which is short for free fridge, for residents in need of food.

The Freedge is located at the South Lorain Branch on Homewood Avenue and is open 24/7.

Residents will be able to get fresh fruits, vegetables and nonperishables for free.

The initiative is a collaboration with the library, Lorain County Public Health and Lorain El Centro.