40,000 meals packed for those in need

CRESTVIEW HILLS, KY (FOX19) - The Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Crestview Hills, Kentucky gathered volunteers on Saturday to pack 40,000 meals to benefit Kids Against Hunger.

Kids Against Hunger is an international relief agency, and this project will help hungry people locally and globally.

Volunteers formed assembly lines to measure and weigh food products, package them, and prepare them for shipping. Half of the meals will remain in the Cincinnati area and be given to local food pantries. The other half will be shipped to international sites.

The event was made possible by $11,000 in donations for food supplies.

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