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Local organizations to serve meals during Salvation Army renovations

July 11, 2019

Posted: Jul 11, 2019 6:51 PM
Updated: Jul 12, 2019 9:32 AM

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craig, the salvation army serves about 200 meals a day to those in need however for the rest of the month the kitchen will be closed for repair. today the hunger coalition and other organizations donated to help fill that void. members of the hunger coalition prepared sandwiches to serve to those in need starting tomorrow. according to the members of the hunger coalition the goal is to serve 2 meals to the people in the community who are in need including single parent homes, the elderly, or disabled, anyone that suffers from food insecurities. however, hunger coalition board member hannah maherrey tells me this wouldn't be possible without the help of other organizations. effort ." "the bread was donated, the condiments were donated, the lunch meat was donated by the st. luke food pantry through the hunger coalition. the fruit that we'll have tomorrow is donated by the faith food pantry in nettleton. we're using the kitchen here at all saints so it's just really a community effort. hannah tells me they will be serving meals throughout the rest of the month of july. this service could last through the middle of august it just all depends on how long it takes for the salvation army to finish repairs. reporting live in tupelo erin wilson wtva 9 news. new developments
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