Feeding The Hungry In Eastern Kentucky

A food drive to help organizations feed the hungry in Appalachia is planned next month.Kentucky Power said in a statement that it has partnered local businesses and agencies to hold Power Up the Pantry for a second time. Last year, the event collected 7.5 tons (6.8 metric tons) of food and more than $17,000 in monetary donations, the statement said.The daylong event is planned for April 3. Donations will benefit God’s Pantry Food Bank, which serves food pantries in eastern Kentucky, and Facing Hunger, which serves food pantries in northeastern Kentucky.

Source: MG News

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