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12:16 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Meals from the Heartland

1,500 volunteers prepare 250,000 meals in 11 hours at the Varied Industries Building.
Credit Rick Fredericksen / Iowa Public Radio

Among the visitors at the Iowa State Fair on opening day were 1,500 volunteers who signed up to help serve starving children. Each table had to average 2,000 meal preparations per hour.