100K Meals Campaign: Donations collected eclipse 100K meals for kids in need

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Every year, 8News partners with Puritan Cleaners and asks community members to donate food or funds during the 100K Meals Campaign. 

The campaign aims to make sure that local children will not go hungry as the school year ends and summer begins. A $10 donation granted a child with 40 meals. 

RELATED: 100K Meals Campaign: Help 8News and Puritan Cleaners feed kids in need

This year, the donations exceeded expectations and last year’s numbers. The 2019 100K Meals campaign collected 107,743 meals. 

Puritan Cleaners presented the donation at FeedMore on Friday morning. 

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