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June 18th, 2008
Hunger Awareness month

Mayor Susan Narvaiz proclaims June as “Hunger Awareness Month” as part of a local, state and national effort to remind citizens that some 35 million people in the U.S. go hungry or have insecure sources of food. The San Marcos Area Food Bank feeds some 7,000 residents each month and the City of San Marcos Women, Infants and Children program serves 9,200 individuals monthly in its five county nutrition program.

Communications Director – City of San Marcos


Accepting the proclamation are Food Bank representatives. L-R, front, are Mayor Narvaiz, Jerry Gracie, Pat Tessaro, and Don Nash; Back row are Council Members Daniel Guerrero, Gaylord Bose, Chris Jones and Pam Couch.

Links to two previous stories about the food bank can be found below:
Annual car wash benefit for food bank

Food bank serving more meals to those in need

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