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Maryland Food Bank Gives Out 47 Million Meals Since Near Beginning Of COVID-19 Pandemic, And Need Continues

March 17, 2021
The COVID-19 metrics might be trending in the right direction, but that does not mean there are not people struggling to put food on the table. The Maryland Food Bank reports their one million food-insecure families jumped to 2.5 million as the pandemic forced many out of a job.“There is no vaccine for food insecurity, so we expect the 2.5 million Marylanders struggling with food insecurity might take some time to absorb those job losses,” Carmen Del Geurico, Maryland Food Bank President and CEO, said.
Article Source: WJZ

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