Hunger in the land of plenty: need grows deeper for Becker County Food Pantry
The number of people using the Becker County Food Pantry has more than quadrupled over the past 11 years, and the amount of food given out has more than tripled.
Last year, the pantry distributed 216 tons of food to more than 13,000 people.
And that was after cutting the amount of food it distributes from 41 pounds per person per month to 33 pounds per person per month.
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