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Food Bank receives huge donation

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Don Koehler of the GA Peanut Commission, Armond Morris, chairman of the Georgia Peanut Commission, Gregg Grimsley, chairman of Peanut Proud Don Koehler of the GA Peanut Commission, Armond Morris, chairman of the Georgia Peanut Commission, Gregg Grimsley, chairman of Peanut Proud
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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The Second Harvest of South Georgia Food Bank gets a visit from the Georgia Peanut Commission and Peanut Proud today.

Those two agencies will deliver 10,080 jars of peanut butter to the food bank, which supplements the diets of thousands of South Georgians.

The peanut butter donated is made from quality Georgia grown peanuts and processed in Georgia at Albany's Tara Foods, Inc.

Don Koehler of the GA Peanut Commission, Armond Morris, chairman of the Georgia Peanut Commission, Gregg Grimsley, chairman of Peanut Proud, and Joy Crosby, Director of Communications for the Georgia Peanut Commission were on hand for the delivery.

 

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