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Enjoy the Salem Fair and help local families in need

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Fox 21 27, along with Spirit FM are sponsoringthe "Salem Food Pantry Night" at the Salem Fair.

This year the food drive will be held Tuesday, July 9th.

All youhave to do is bring two non-perishable food items and you get a $4discount for a ride wristband.

The food collected will go to the Salem Food Pantry.

The pantry provides a week's worth ofgroceries to people in need in Salem, Vinton and Roanoke County.According to the organization, 35%of its clients are children, 16% are seniors and 86% of theclients come from working households.