- Category: Community News
- Published on 06 February 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
The Community Food Bank of Franklin County served 6,706 clients in 2013 with a total of 125,123 pounds of food distributed to those in need. The group’s income was down and their expenses were up.
The totals for the year do not include the Christmas boxes donated during the holidays. A total of 230 baskets, approximately 9,500 pounds of food, was distributed. For details, see the Feb. 6 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.