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Just a couple of days left for Winona Volunteer Services to accept cash donations through the month of July.
The total amount of money collected will determine how much money the food shelves will receive from the "Open Your Hearts to the Hungry" organization which is putting up $150,000 to the food shelves statewide.
VOlunteer Services Executive Director, Sandra Burke, says the deadline to donate cash is Thursday, July 31st.
Burke says $5,000 has been donated as of Monday but the hope is to reach the $10,000 mark.
The money will be used to purchase food.
Burke says the local food shelves has spent over $58,000 this year and purchased over 200,000 pounds of food for distribution locally during the first six months of the year......