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Ugly Christmas sweater sale benefits needy this holiday season

Buy an ugly Christmas sweater and help the needy this holiday season. (FOX19 NOW/Miranda Del Pozo) Buy an ugly Christmas sweater and help the needy this holiday season. (FOX19 NOW/Miranda Del Pozo)
FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) -

Buy an ugly Christmas sweater and help a Northern Kentucky organization feed thousands of people in the Tri-State and overseas this holiday season. 

Master Provisions is a major source of clothing and food for people in need. Thanks to donations from the community, the organization is holding an "Ugly Christmas Sweater" sale 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Master Provisions warehouse, 7725 Foundation Dr., Florence.

This sale is just one way that you can help. Master Provisions is always looking for donations and volunteers. 

More than 140,000 pounds of food moves through the warehouse each week, supplying 150 hunger relief organizations and helping to feed 10,000 people a month through a donation program set up at St. Elizabeth in Covington. 

The non-profit agency also works with people in Africa, Honduras, and the Ukraine to provide clothing, shoes and much more.

They have even helped to place more than 100 orphans with families in the Ukraine.

Click here for more information from Master Provisions.

[Related: Restaurants offers ugly sweater deals for the holiday season]

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