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October 23, 2013

ACES looking for help with food packaging event


With Cowley County having a food insecurity rate of 14.5 %, Cowley College’s Academic Civic Engagement through Service (ACES) program is looking for volunteers to help with a food packaging event Saturday, Nov. 2 at the college’s recreation building. The event will begin at 9:15 a.m.

A total of 25,000 servings will need to be packaged at the event for Cowley County area food banks and ministry meals. Half of the meals will consist of beans and rice and the other half will consist of macaroni and cheese.

Groups and individuals are welcome to help as various tasks to suit all fitness and age levels will be offered.

For sign up details contact James Fry at 620-441-5269.