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Mobile food pantry aids Hillcrest residents

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 20th, 2013

Above, volunteers removed food from the truck and handed them to local recipients. On the other side of the truck, volunteers handed out fresh food items. (Photos by Emily Bruns)

rtment, along with other helpful residents in the community, partnered up with the Northern Illinois Mobile Food Pantry to feed the community.

According to Joelle Builta, the event organizer, more than 30 volunteers helped 100 Hillcrest residents received food donations. The food was supplied through donations from different pantries in the northern Illinois area and included healthy options for those in need to choose from. Some of the volunteers stayed in doors and handed out food products, while others used their muscle power and helped carry bags of food to the recipientsí cars.

For the complete article see the 03-19-2013 issue.

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