University of Central Missouri students, Dylan Skeens (center) a sophomore from Montgomery City, Mo., Zac Leonard (right) a sophomore from Montgomery City, Mo., and Talayiah Rich a junior from Minneapolis, Minn., all take time to decide on the right choices for the 10 items they can take from the Campus Cupboard food pantry. Over 300 students take part in the program. "I love the pantry" said Skeens. "It is awesome and it saves me," said Leonard.
University of Central Missouri students, Dylan Skeens (center) a sophomore from Montgomery City, Mo., Zac Leonard (right) a sophomore from Montgomery City, Mo., and Talayiah Rich a junior from Minneapolis, Minn., all take time to decide on the right choices for the 10 items they can take from the Campus Cupboard food pantry. Over 300 students take part in the program. "I love the pantry" said Skeens. "It is awesome and it saves me," said Leonard. Joe Ledford jledford@kcstar.com
University of Central Missouri students, Dylan Skeens (center) a sophomore from Montgomery City, Mo., Zac Leonard (right) a sophomore from Montgomery City, Mo., and Talayiah Rich a junior from Minneapolis, Minn., all take time to decide on the right choices for the 10 items they can take from the Campus Cupboard food pantry. Over 300 students take part in the program. "I love the pantry" said Skeens. "It is awesome and it saves me," said Leonard. Joe Ledford jledford@kcstar.com

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