Food Stamp Cuts Create High Demand For Food Bank Supplies

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Department of Agriculture Kevin A. Kepple and Janet Loehrke, USA TODAY Marisol Bello, USA TODAY 5:47 p.m. EST November 4, 2013 The holiday season is approaching in November and December, the time of year when most food banks receive more than half of their donations for the year. The flip side: More people turn to food banks for help during that time, too. Volunteers gather food at the New Hampshire Food Bank in Manchester, N.H., on Oct. 1, 2013, to be delivered around the state.
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