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Spartan Food Drive week

March 27-31, UNCG’s Student Government Association and UNCG’s Food Recovery Network will hold a week-long canned food drive and host events to raise awareness about food insecurity and poverty in North Carolina.

The events kick off with a soccer pick-up game at the EUC’s Kaplan Commons on Wednesday, March 29, at 5:30 p.m.

“A Place at the Table,” a film about hunger in America, will screen Thursday, March 30, at SOEB 114 at 7 p.m. This event includes a guest speaker from the Food Recovery Network. On Saturday, April 1, all are invited to participate in the Hunger Walk-a-Thon at Bur-Mill Park. Participants who want to carpool should meet at UNCG’s RAWK at 11 a.m.

The SGA and FRN will accept canned food items and monetary donations for the Spartan Open Pantry from Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in front of the cafeteria at Moran Commons. The Spartan Open Pantry requests canned foods, cereals, grains, meat, fruit and microwaveable meals.

For details, contact Elisven Saavedra Villatoro (e_saaved@uncg) or Connor Sullivan (cksulliv@uncg).