COMPTON– Mayor Aja Brown and the Compton City Council will provide free groceries to families in need during the Compton Christmas Grocery Giveaway on Wednesday, December 23 at 9 a.m. at Wilson Park.
Anthony Anderson, star of ABC’s “Black-Ish” and ESPN broadcaster, NFL Veteran and Compton native Marcellus Wiley will be on hand to assist in handing out groceries.
The event is sponsored by Walmart, Gym Etiquette 4 U, Compton Empowered, Conceptz Event Management and MadMac. Public transportation is encouraged as there will be limited parking on site.
Wilson Park is located at 123 Rose Street in the city of Compton. The first 1,000 in line are guaranteed groceries. For more information, please visit www.comptoncity.org.