Fort Bliss, TX (KTSM) — The Fifth Annual "Feds Feed Families Food Drive" campaign ended Thursday and Fort Bliss soldiers and officials say it was a big success.
The food drive began June 26, 2013 and lasted about two months.
40,000 nonperishable food items were collected.
The food donations will help local food banks stock up.
The agencies benefiting from the drive include: The Junior Enlisted Family Center, The Salvation Army, El Pasoans Fighting Hunger and The Veterans Food Pantry.