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Food bank campaign reaches half-way point

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WATERLOO (KWWL)-- There was a big celebration for an area food bank Sunday afternoon.  

The Northeast Iowa Food Bank has reached the half-way point in its ''Setting the Table of Hope'' campaign.

A reception took place to kick off the public phase of the capital campaign Sunday.

The food bank has now raised nearly $2.4 million dollars to build a new facility.

The new building will be able to accept an additional 500-thousand pounds of food each year.

The food bank serves a 16-county area in Northeast Iowa.

 

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