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Food bank seeks local volunteers

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From page A3 | January 24, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — A regional food bank is seeking volunteers to help out at the organization’s warehouse in Fairfield.

The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano has local volunteer opportunities Monday through Friday and some evenings. Volunteers are needed to help bag fresh fruits and vegetables on a daily basis, according to a food bank announcement. Groups of volunteers are also needed to help sort and box food donated during the holiday food drives.

People 16 and older may volunteer. Children as young as 11 may also volunteer when accompanied by an adult. Groups of up to 20 people can be accommodated.

The Fairfield warehouse is located at 2339 Courage Drive, Suite F. For more information, contact Lauren Strouse at [email protected] or 421-9777.

Reach Glen Faison at 427-6925 or [email protected] Follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GlenFaison.

Glen Faison

Glen Faison

Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid Washington Redskins fan, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.
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