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Walmart gives food bank $85K grant

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Walmart recently gave an $85,000 grant to the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas.

The money will be used to provide 320,000 pounds of vegetables to soup kitchens, food pantries, and shelters in Region 8.

The first shipment was delivered Tuesday to the Salvation Army in Jonesboro.

Crews handed out potatoes and carrots to those in line.

If you or someone you know needs part of the veggie donation, call the food bank at (870) 932-3663.

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