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During pandemic, Facebook expands high-end grocery donation program

Original post made on May 22, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Facebook is providing free and heavily subsidized food to local families facing food insecurity.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 1:34 PM

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Posted by Unemployed
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on May 24, 2020 at 4:19 pm

"$60 value at a cost of between $10 and $15,"

Not quite, more like $20 value for $10

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