Christmas Cheer Food Drive Collects 120,568 Pounds of Food Tunica-Biloxi Tribe and KALB-TV sponsor F

The results of the 2018 KALB-TV Christmas Cheer Food Drive are complete, and 120,568 pounds of non-perishable food items were collected from Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, and Vernon parish schools, according to Jayne Wright-Velez, executive director of the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. Sponsored by the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana and KALB-TV, 59 local schools participated in the drive to help collect food for the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. The total amount collected in Avoyelles parish was 23,875 pounds, 6,233 pounds in Grant parish, 4,592 pounds in Natchitoches parish, 60,381 pounds in Rapides parish, and 25,487 pounds in Vernon parish. The following schools led their

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