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WKU Opens Food Pantry For Students And Staff

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green has opened a food pantry for students or staff members in need of emergency food assistance.

The pantry is open two days a week. Students or staff can pick up five days' worth of meals and can use the food pantry a total of six times a year.

It also gives out personal hygiene products.

Individuals as well as Western's Parent's Council helped stock the pantry. A Facebook page created for the pantry says it is seeking more donations as the holidays approach.

For more information visit www.wku.edu/heretohelp.

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