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Uniting to Provide Food for Seniors

Stocking_Rural_PantriesA collaboration among various churches in rural North Carolina is providing seniors with free boxes of canned goods, cereal, dried fruit and other staples to help stretch their often limited grocery budgets. For those who depend on the boxes, the church and food bank partners also are sowing bountiful blessings through the effort. In 2008, The Duke Endowment awarded a $90,000 grant to help launch the Senior Box program is Lincoln County.