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Hungry children need help

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The Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana is doing what it can to curb the hunger felt by needy children in the region, and communities in northeast Louisiana should do what they can to offer support. During the school year, each Friday in Ouachita Parish, 115 students receive satchels loaded full of balanced foods to last them throughout the weekend.

With funding from one grant, provided by Feeding America, the food bank is now capable of serving only Ouachita Parish, but Guidry is optimistic about the future.

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