With demand increasing, food pantry seeks holiday donations
by James Swift
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November 19, 2014 01:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 100 volunteers work for North Fulton Community Charities. On any given day, roughly 50 are onsite. Even with the manpower, the organization has difficulties keeping up with food pantry demand. Operations Assistant Melody Fortin said the organization serves about 100 families daily. “I counted the number of people we actually served,” she said, “and it was 325 in one day.” On a weekly basis, the nonprofit hands out eight to 10 tons of food. “As fast as it goes in, it comes ...
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North Fulton traffic
Jun 18, 2014 | 316436 views | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Has the traffic situation in north Fulton improved in the past five years?