WVU and OSU are teaming up to fight food insecurity

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – In partnership with The Ohio State University, West Virginia University (WVU) will prepare 120,000 meals for the Mountaineer Food Bank on October 18th from 6-8pm at the WVU Shell Building.

The meal-packing service project is part of an effort by the Ohio State University Office of Student Life and the WVU Center for Community Engagement to help fight food insecurity by providing meals to residents of both states. Meals will be delivered by the Mountaineer Food Bank, WVU Extension agents, volunteers and others beginning October 20th.

There will also be a celebration of the project on the West Virginia side of the Williamstown-Marietta Bridge in Williamstown on Oct. 20 at 11:30 a.m., where each university will honor a local food hero.

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