Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank gets contributions

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Kelvin Moniz of the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank accepts a $2,000 contribution from contractor Luis Soltren who Wednesday challenged other contractors to match the effort to help feed the many families impacted by unemployment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Soltren also contributed six cases of Meals Ready to Eat.

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One of the Kaua‘i Transportation Security Administration teams bring down 609 pounds of food collected for the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank, Wednesday afternoon.

NAWILIWILI — The line of people seeking emergency food was disrupted briefly, Wednesday at the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank when one of the “small teams” from the Transportation Security Administration arrived with the results of its recent food drive.