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Rochelle FFA groups helps hunger cause

Posted: Friday, Nov 9th, 2012

Pictured left to right are Rochelle Township High School students Shannon Brown, Noah Huftalin, Tatum Wagner, Sarah Vogeler, Katie Roush, Molly Petry, Kathy Brown, Nathan Keys, Tyler Fasulo, Colton Beaird and Kara Thomas lending helping hands to package food for the needy. (Photo submitted)

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — ­­­More than 9,500 FFA members, advisors and guests took part in the FFA Rally to Fight Hunger, from Oct. 24 to 26, in Indianapolis, Ind. One million meals were packaged in just 20 hours, with half of the meals staying in the Indianapolis area and half going to Haiti. The Rally was a highlight of the 85th National FFA Convention & Expo.

Working with Kids Against Hunger, a humanitarian food-aid organization, FFA members from across the nation assembled meals to provide relief from hunger and malnutrition.

For the complete article see the 11-08-2012 issue.

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