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Where Hurricane Irma victims can find food and water in the Tampa Bay area

  • TAMPA BAY, Fla. (WFLA) — Several counties and communities in the Tampa Bay area are lending a helping hand to victims of Hurricane Irma by providing food and water.
  • The county has three points of distribution set up for residents to get water, nonperishable food and meals that can be made quickly.
  • Several cooling station locations have been opened throughout the county for people without power to sit and cool off.
  • 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

    8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday

    Sarasota County has set up comfort stations where people can recharge in an air-conditioned location with water and cell phone charging.

  • If you know of any other distribution centers providing food or water to Irma victims, let us know!

Several counties and communities in the Tampa Bay area are lending a helping hand to victims of Hurricane Irma by providing food and water.

@WFLA: Where Hurricane Irma victims can find food and water in the Tampa Bay area

TAMPA BAY, Fla. (WFLA) — Several counties and communities in the Tampa Bay area are lending a helping hand to victims of Hurricane Irma by providing food and water.

Hillsborough County:

The county has three points of distribution set up for residents to get water, nonperishable food and meals that can be made quickly. They will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Several cooling station locations have been opened throughout the county for people without power to sit and cool off.

Polk County:

Several points of distribution have been set up throughout the county. Residents can get two cases of water and one case of “Meal Ready-to-Eat” per visit.

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday

Sarasota County has set up comfort stations where people can recharge in an air-conditioned location with water and cell phone charging.

Winn-Dixie: 

Winn-Dixie is handing out free water and ice at three locations this weekend.

If you know of any other distribution centers providing food or water to Irma victims, let us know!

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Where Hurricane Irma victims can find food and water in the Tampa Bay area

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