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Foundation Raises Money for Kids Lunch Funds

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - The School District 51 Foundation donated more than $2,000.00 to the Angel Lunch Fund. 

100% of all donations go to the accounts of families with high balances for unpaid meal accounts.

A large portion of Mesa County population are considered the working poor. The foundation says the ripple effect is that they have a growing amount of families with unpaid meal accounts.

School District 51 says a large portion of families who are in need do not realize they qualify for free or reduced lunches.

Click here for more information on the free lunch programs.

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