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Check Out Hunger campaign raises over $245,000

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The 25th annual Check Out Hunger campaign raised $245,127 for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier which will provide 735,381 meals to those in need.

The total was announced today at the end of the Food Bank’s GratiTOUR, a 10-hour, 15-stop
celebration at each participating Jubilee Foods, Save-A-Lot, Tops Friendly Markets, and Wegmans grocery stores. 

“We are so grateful to our wonderful grocery partners and their generous customers for their
continued support,” said Natasha Thompson, President & CEO of the Food Bank of the Southern
Tier.

“Fundraisers like Check Out Hunger help to ensure that more people in the Southern Tier have
full pantries and happier, healthier lives.”

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