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Volunteers provides meals to homeless in Gainesville
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Volunteers organized through the Latinos Conservative Organization served meals to 146 people during an event Saturday, Nov. 20. -Photo provided by Art Gallegos Jr.

More than 100 people were recently served in an event focusing on feeding the Gainesville homeless population.

Volunteers organized through the Latinos Conservative Organization served meals to 146 people during an event Saturday, Nov. 20.

Food and other items such as blankets and tents were provided by local restaurants and other sponsors.

“This is the time of season to be thankful and to give back to others that are less fortunate,” LCO President Art Gallegos Jr. wrote in an email. “We are simply blessed to bless others.”

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