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Season of Giving event passes out 500 boxes of food

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Hundreds of people lined up Sunday to get a box of food for their family.

It was all thanks to a group effort between Street Kids Care, Epic Church, and IRBN Foods.

The Season of Giving event set out to feed 500 families this year.

Volunteers packed the boxes Saturday and loaded them up to pass them out at Miami Village Church Sunday afternoon.

"We just want to help the community. Do something positive, and just feed people," says Chuck Lambdin with Epic Church.

The boxes are complete with basic items like pancake mix, peanut butter, and tuna. They're items that families might not be able to afford this time of year.

"Our job is basically to go out as a company and find these items at the best price we can to be able to do things like this and giveaway food to the people who need it," says Dane Vida with IRBN Foods.

Volunteers say they're happy to donate their time and effort to help those in need.  

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