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John Moran stocks the shelves at the Becker County Food Pantry earlier this winter. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Food pantry demand up even more

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Though the need for donations of cash and food at the Becker County Food Pantry never really goes away, donations made this month are particularly impactful.


March is Minnesota Food Share Month — the time of year when the Food Pantry is awarded incentive funding from Hunger Solutions in Minneapolis, based on the total amount of food and cash donations it receives from the community between March 1-31.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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