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Foundation to match donations to Second Harvest

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Donations to the Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley are worth more in March and April this year thanks to a fund matching program.

The Alan Shawn Feinstein Foundation will proportionatly match donations to the area food bank as part of a national giveaway it has done for the past 16 years.

The foundation, based in Rhode Island, is offering $1 million to hunger relief agencies across the nation

For more information on the program or to donate to the food bank or member agencies, contact Kim Peters with the food bank at 330-792-5522 ext. 16 or at kpeters@feedingamerica.org.

Donations to the Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley will go toward feeding the hungry in Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties.

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