Food is distributed on the THIRD (3rd) THURSDAYS of EACH MONTH, EXCEPT for DECEMBER where the focus is fully on our ELDERS for the Holidays.

The Month of NOVEMBER is dedicated to HGI’s Annual Traditional & Ethnic Thanksgiving Food Distribution which is extended to 500 people/families.

Participants MUST pre-register to be included in the food distribution list that consists of 300 families per month.

Participants must visit Higher Ground International Rukiya Center to inquire about signing up.


There are no food distributions for the month of December.

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    Higher Ground International is a forward-thinking and culturally grounded social impact nonprofit organization. We are dedicated to advocating for, empowering, and providing life-changing services to Liberians and West African immigrants, refugees, and other marginalized communities. We seek to restore dignity, empower lives, and keep peace through work that centers and celebrates the cultural heritage and unique individuality of those we serve.


    Higher Ground International was founded in 2008 by Henrietta White-Holder, a native of Liberia, to help support the vast needs of refugee arrivals who had experienced the traumas of civil war. Click Here to learn more about our History.


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