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Along with lost jobs and the housing market crash, America’s economic woes have taken another toll: one in six people — 49 million in all — are having trouble keeping food on the table, especially in Forsyth County. Although this Atlanta suburb’s average household income reaches $88,000, one of the highest in the US, their food banks have never been busier feeding the needy.
Clinton, NY (WIBX) - Employees of LutheranCare donated over 224 pounds of food to the Greater Utica Community Food Resource during the Sodexo Foundation’s Helping Hands Food Drive to benefit people in need in our community.
Cindy Caggiano, General Manager of Dining & Nutrition Services at LutheranCare coordinated the food drive, saying “Particularly at this time of year, hunger is felt more