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Montgomery County Food Fair provides food to 500 families

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On Saturday, April 14, 2018, four Montgomery County Rotary Clubs and Interact Clubs joined together to volunteer and help provide food to those in need at the Woodforest Bank Stadium.

By sponsoring a “Food Fair” through the Montgomery County Food Bank’s Food Fair program, volunteers unloaded, set-up and distributed food directly to the steady line of cars from 7 a.m until just before noon. During the Food Fair, 500 families were each provided 145 pounds of food – including fresh produce.

Judy Olson, President of the Rotary Club of The Woodlands, shared, “It is such a rewarding experience to partner with the Montgomery County Food Bank, Rotary Clubs, and Interact Clubs to provide food to families in need. The food fair is one of the Rotary Club of The Woodlands’s favorite service projects.”

Watch moments from the Food Fair, provided by Starfox Financial Services:

 

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Photos of the Montgomery County Food Fair taken by the Rotary Club of The Woodlands:

The main objective of the Rotary Club is service – in the community and throughout the world. Rotarians work together to build goodwill and peace, provide humanitarian service, and encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and have the motto “Service Above Self.”

Learn more about the Rotary Club of The Woodlands and how to get involved at www.woodlandsrotary.org.

Members of the Rotary Club of The Woodlands volunteered at the Montgomery County Food Fair on April 14.

Like a market on wheels, the Montgomery County Food Banks’s Food Fair Program is a traveling pantry that delivers nutritious food, including fresh produce and refrigerated items, directly to communities with a high need.  Each food fair is sponsored by an individual, local or religious organization, corporation, or community group. Learn more about the Food Fair Program at http://mcfoodbank.org/our-programs/food-fair-program/.

 

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