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Olivia VanOver adds nutrition labels to food bags prior to them being filled.
MOUNT PISGAH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY STUDENTS WORK TO FEED the NEED

“On your mark ... get set ...  go!”

With that call over the loudspeaker in Oliver Springs’ Mount Pisgah Christian Academy’s gym on Tuesday, two separate tables of students began scooping rice and beans into bags in a competition to be the first to fill a box with 20 meals.

“This is the day they’ve been working for,” said educator Megan Burnham.
The work with Feed the Need, a program through Champion Events, helps participants like Mount Pisgah combine fundraising with providing meals for the hungry.

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