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Stuff the Bus
“Stuff the Bus” Also Stuffs Food Bank
A holiday food drive easily topped its goal, bringing in well over 12,000 pounds of donated foods. The “Stuff the Bus” program in Yuma County exchanged free rides on the system for foodstuffs delivered to the Community Food Bank.
Food Bank officials thanked the 28 bus drivers who had to collect the food daily and deliver it into a box at the transit system’s garage at the end of their shifts. “If these drivers didn’t care about their community, they wouldn’t be doing this,” he said.
One driver said, “This was the first time I’d ever seen anything like this. It was a great help to the food bank and a lot of riders said it helped them out as well.”
The community food bank says 24 percent of Yuma County residents are “food insecure,” without a reliable way to get enough food for the table.
Some riders have suggested a Christmas in July or other activity that would duplicate the holiday activity in order to help the community throughout the year.
(Source: Yuma Sun)
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