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United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties to host holiday food distribution

United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties is partnering with Lake Sumter State College, Lake Cares and Second Harvest of Central Florida for the second annual ThanksGiveAway food distribution event.

Lake County and Sumter County residents in need of food before the Thanksgiving holiday are encouraged to participant in the drive-thru event. 

Food distribution will begin at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17 and run until all food is distributed. The event will take place on LSSC’s Leesburg Campus at 9501 U.S. Hwy. 441, Leesburg. Participants should enter the campus at College Drive from U.S. Highway 441.

All distribution will be conducted via drive-thru and COVID-19 safety procedures will be followed.  Participants are asked to remain in their cars as volunteers will load the boxes of food into the trunks or designated areas.

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