Weekend food packs help keep little bellies full
A new program debuted this week at Minnehaha Elementary School that will help keep kids in Two Harbors full during the long weekend.
It all started last winter when Two Harbors resident Martha Hanson read about The BackPack Program, which rolled out in Duluth earlier this year. It sends bags of easy-to-prepare dishes home with kids for the weekend, when they might not otherwise have reliable access to food.
"I thought, 'Why can't we do this in Two Harbors?'" Hanson said.
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