Freestore Foodbank Distributes Record Amount of Food in One Month

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For the first time in Freestore Foodbank history, we distributed more than two million pounds of food in one month: evidence of a growing need in our community.

Here are the details:

2,166,497 pounds of food distributed in November of 2010

1,274,615 pounds of food distributed in November of 2009

8,299,878 pounds of food distributed between July-November of 2010

5,128,210 pounds of food distributed during July-November of 2009

We are working harder than ever to feed our hungry neighbors as there is an increased need for help. Thank you to everyone who has made a donation or volunteered their time to help us carry out our mission of providing food to our neighbors, connecting them with the necessary resources to improve their lives, and give them hope for the future. You are helping to change lives!

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