The results are in and the 2013 Student Hunger Drive was a huge success.
Students from 18 area high schools collected more than 520,000 pounds of food for the River Bend Food Bank. Started in 1986, the Student Hunger Drive has collected more than 15,000,000 pounds. Alleman High School collected the most food, but Bettendorf, Rivermont Collegiate and Crossroads all took first places in their divisions.
So how did they collect it all?
"We did walk a thons, volleyball tournaments, stuff like that"
"We like to help people out and we care about others."
The food will help families right here in the Quad Cities just in time for the holidays.
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