WAFER's food pantry is getting a different look.
Staff and volunteers spent this afternoon reorganizing
the pantry .
to make it look and feel more like a grocery store.
people using the food pantry had to rely on volunteers
to show them which items were available .
and help them find those items.
Officials say the new 'client choice' format will
allow people to feel more independent when using the
It's good for them because it provides a little bit
more dignity and service.
It's a little bit more compassionate and caring and
it also helps reduce waste, so they're going to see
the items that they like and they're going to choose
those and not things that they wouldn't use.
The revamped WAFER pantry will open tomorrow morning