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Food Banks Don’t Need Your Food. Keep Your Chocolate Sauce and Baby Corn. Please.

You know full well what they actually need

Photo by Aaron Doucett on Unsplash

Many years ago I reluctantly became a food bank client. Trying to feed two kids as a single mother with only one income was a challenge after paying to keep a roof over our heads, among other things. There was a recession and I was laid off from my job. The…

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Writer. Maker. Featured in Medium’s 2021 list of Stories That Started Conversations. https://www.mariashimizuchristensen.com

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