With support from our generous donors, Open Your Heartcprovided Emily Food Shelf with funding toward the installation of a mini-split air conditioning unit to make food shelf shopping more comfortable while keeping food and produce from spoiling. The Emily Food Shelf was started in 1981 and became incorporated in 2013. Their mission is to provide food and day-to-day living needs to surrounding neighbors in need. It is also their goal to maintain the dignity and privacy of those they serve. Emily Food Shelf provides food, cleaning, and hygiene products for those in need. Supports those in the Emily, Outing, Fifty Lakes, Fairfield, Ross Lake, and Perry Lake area. They are open for Distribution every third Tuesday of the month from 5:30-6:30 pm and the following Wednesday from 9:30-11:00 am.