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Coronavirus: Global Okanagan raises thousands for local food banks

novel coronavirus pandemic.During the COVID-19 pandemic, the food bank in Kelowna saw a 27-per cent increase in clients accessing their services. Coronavirus: Food banks in Okanagan see increase in demand and decrease in donations “As we move into June we have seen a 21-per cent increase,” said Trevor Moss, Central Okanagan Food Bank CEO.“In June we have served 2,000 individuals — 750 of those individuals have been children and 20 per cent of those individuals have been seniors.”Because of the Central Okanagan Food Bank’s buying power of three to one, every dollar they spend is multiplied by three in stores.

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