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Food bank still dealing with fallout from Fort McMurray wildfire

Every month, the Wood Buffalo Food Bank serves nearly 750 families and about 10 per cent of them are still out of their homes because of wildfire damage.

“People want us to say everything is great and we’re in recovery and everyone is doing great, but it’s just not the truth,” executive director Arianna Johnson explained.

Based on information gathered from other natural disasters, Johnson said the food bank could be dealing with this increased demand for a long time

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https://globalnews.ca/news/3994408/fort-mcmurray-food-bank-demand-wildfire/?utm_source=GlobalEdmonton&utm_medium=Facebook