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Topic - Steve Schiavone

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  • Although the organization has massive refrigerators, lots of storage space and a huge kitchen in its 30,000-square-foot Townsend Road digs, church members from all over the Delaware Valley make thousands of meals, which are stored in more than 200 churches, Schiavone said.

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  • … My mother recruited volunteers from area churches for 30 years.” She attracted at least 20,000 people, he said. 

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