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Farm Share Distributes Over 100,000 Pounds of Food to Big Bend Families

Farm Share Distributes Over 100,000 Pounds of Food to Big Bend Families
Posted at 4:45 PM, Apr 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-14 13:59:12-04

QUINCY, Fla. (WTXL) - North Florida Farm Share handed out more than 100,320 pounds of free food and fed roughly 1,125 families at a Farm Share community partners event in Quincy.

Its all in an effort to give fruits and vegetables to people in need.

It all got started around 9 Friday morning.

Farm Share has distributed over 400 million pounds of food over the years.

The organization distributes to individuals, homeless shelters, churches, and other organization who feed the hungry in Florida.

Volunteers expressed their appreciation for the opportunity to help today.

For more information about Farm Share events, volunteering or becoming a partner agency, please visit www.farmshare.org.