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Bengals announce results of canned food drive

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The Cincinnati Bengals and the Freestore Foodbank have announced the results of a canned food drive that took place on Nov. 25 at the Oakland Raiders game.

Bengals fans donated 7,893 pounds of food and $16,600 in cash.

These donations will help the Freestore Foodbank distribute food to over 25,000 people in the Tri-State area. Every $5 donation purchases 20 meals.

The Freestore Foodbank will distribute more than 790,000 pounds of food during the three days prior to Thanksgiving and again three days prior to Christmas. The food will provide holidays meals for more than 23,000 families in our community. The Freestore fed more than 25,000 people this Thanksgiving.

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