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10/16/03

Octoberfast Held in Recognition of World Hunger Day

Thursday is World Hunger Day, so the South Plains Food Bank is bringing new attention to the cause.

"Octoberfast" is an local annual event held in conjunction with World Hunger Day. One of the activities Thursday was an interfaith service at the Carillon Chapel, held in honor of all the volunteers and churches who help the hungry.

Activities continue Friday with the Mayor's Hunger Heroes Luncheon.

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