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Roanoke Regional Airport helps feed families in need

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The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission and its tenants are making a difference for families in need in Southwest Virginia.

Monday, employees of the airport held their 99th annual BBQ and food drive.

The week leading up to the event, each department collects food for Feeding America Southwest Virginia.

This year, departments raised $900 and 1,170 pounds of food combined and in the past nine years the airport has collected 9,184 lbs of food and $10,707.

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