Chelan Fresh Marketing, Wash., is participating in Kroger Co.s’ Annual Gift of Produce for the 26th consecutive year.

Chelan Fresh is donating two truckloads of fresh apples and pears, according to a news release.

The fruit provided by Chelan Fresh, Chelan, Wash., goes to food banks in the Southwestern U.S.

The produce will be distributed to more than 137,000 people each week through 500 assisting agencies and food banks, according to the release.

Kroger set a goal of 11 loads of produce during the holiday season.