Appalachian Fair food drive Tuesday

Sue Guinn Legg • Aug 20, 2018 at 11:20 PM

The Appalachian Fair has partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee to make Tuesday, Aug. 21, Food Drive Night at the fair.

Every fairgoer who donates five cans of of food to Second Harvest will receive a coupon booklet for two free midway rides, up to the limit of four ride booklets per family.

Food bank volunteers collect food donations at fair gates No. 1 and 5 and in the midway near the Farm and Home Building, beginning at 3 p.m.

More than 40,000 people receive food assistance from the 150 food bank agencies that provide food for the needy in the region each month. You can help by donating to the Appalachian Fair Food Drive.

For more information visit the Food Bank’s website www.netfoodbank.org or Facebook page www.facebook.com/netfoodbank.

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