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Feeding the Valley accepting donations for holiday season

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Feeding the Valley continues to accept donations through the holiday season.

In the days leading up to Thanksgiving, the food bank took in over 10,000 donations on a daily basis. These donations get inspected, packed, and delivered within one to two days.

David Shemwell, Operations Manager at Feeding the Valley, says "We take donations year-round. This time of year, with the holidays especially, a very large amount of donations come in. That amount will probably be about 30,000 lbs. per week during the Christmas holidays."

Feeding the Valley receives donations anytime of the year from everyone, including corporations, food drives, and local companies.

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