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Giving and receiving: Lake Merritt United Methodist Church’s Lake Lunches provides connection for all

Nearing its 10th year in operation, Lake Lunches organizes the distribution of brown bags containing food and personal hygiene items to recipients around Oakland’s Lake Merritt. Every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, volunteers walk with their bag-filled wagons in tow on a predetermined route around the lake, handing out the free bags to those in need.