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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A monthly donation program that offers fresh produce to kids in the Flowing Wells area will continue at a local elementary school through the end of the school year.

The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona sponsors the Buddy's Bazaar program, which will be held at Walter Douglas Elementary School from February through May with help from a $2,500 grant from BBVA Compass Bank and a $2,500 donation from the Hagar Family Foundation, according to a news release.

The Nogales Community Food Bank collects salad mix, bell peppers, squash, watermelons and other healthy foods to be distributed at the events. 

The program will be offered during the following schedule:

- February 7 at 2 p.m.

- March 6 at 12 p.m.

- April 11 at 2 p.m.

- May 9 at 2 p.m.

For more information, contact Joy Tucker at (520) 882-3300.

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