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YMCA sets up mini food pantries in Fargo, West Fargo

The three locations offer an easier way to donate and receive nonperishable goods.

Mini food pantry
The new mini food pantry at YMCA.
Jay Dahl / WDAY News
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FARGO — The YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties has started a mini food pantry program in the Fargo area.

The program is part of a nationwide movement to make food donations and distribution quicker and easier.

The pantries are re-purposed newspaper boxes that are left open for people to either leave donations or to take items.

Nonperishable food and small seasonal items like gloves and hats are accepted as donations.

The boxes are at the Fercho YMCA, 400 1st Ave. S., and Schlossman YMCA, 4243 19th Ave. S., and the West Fargo Early Learning Center, 109 3rd St. E.

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