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Food bank collects 40k pounds of sweet potatoes

Volunteers bagged thousands of potatoes. Volunteers bagged thousands of potatoes.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

The Society of Saint Andrews is helping to get food from the farm to the tables of those in need.

The Food Bank of North Alabama collected 40,000 pounds of sweet potatoes donated by Cullman County farmers.

Saint Andrews volunteers stepped up to help bag the ten-tons of taters at the Madison County Farmers Market.

The sweet potatoes will provide roughly 60,000 servings for families in need.

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