FREEPORT —Several local businesses and civic organizations partnered Friday to provide lunch to FHN staff and other first responders as a show of support for their efforts during the coronavirus pandemic.

More than 300 people were served in the FHN Memorial Hospital parking lot, 1045 W. Stephenson St.

The organizations that partnered to provide the meal are: Benchwarmers, Cub Foods, Culver’s Restaurant, Dimond Bros. Insurance, Elastic Guerilla Marketing, Freeport Park District, Freeport Mayor Jodi Miller, Midwest Community Bank, Mrs. Mike’s Potato Chips, Pepsi and Sullivan’s Foods.