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NEA Food bank receives grant

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas was the beneficiary of a grant from the Endowment Foundation of Greene County.

A grant of $1,000 was received from the Arkansas Community Foundation and will be used to benefit the food bank distribution system in Greene County.

The distribution system benefits Northeast Arkansas by eliminating duplication of services among emergency food aid agencies. It also provides hundreds of thousands of dollars in savings cost to the agencies and programs it serves throughout the area.

The food bank and its partner agencies serve 12 counties across Northeast Arkansas.

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