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Meals from the Heartland Packages 50,000 Meals Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 at 5:00 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Andrew Swadner

Students at the Knoxville High School will be packing over 50,000 meals for Meals from the Heartland tomorrow.

Knoxville High School Agriculture Teacher and FFA Advisor Tiffany Johnston told KNIA/KRLS News that every student who attends Knoxville High School will be involved with the packaging due to a schedule where every grade level will spend an hour involved in the process in an assembly line set-up. The event begins in the Knoxville Performing Arts Center at 8:20 a.m. with an assembly to explain the process and recognize any donations, then packaging will run through 2:30 p.m.

The Knoxville FFA is still taking donations and recruiting volunteers for the event, learn more by contacting Tiffany Johnston via email at tiffany.johnston@kcsd.k12.ia.us or call her at (641) 842-2173(school). For more information on Meals from the Heartland, listen to today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville.