CNY Veterans Outreach Center celebrates MLK Day

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The Central New YorkVeteran’s Outreach Center hosted a special event in honor of Martin Luther KingDay.

The organization says they’rerepresenting African Americans in the military today. The center also wanted toget the community aware resources they offer for area veterans, one of thembeing their food pantry.

“It gets used veryoften. The pantry gets used between five to seven vets every week. We arealways short on food; pasta, tuna anything canned, vegetables. Those are thehot items that they go through. It’s always getting used,” said Selden Grimes-Przelomiec.

Representatives of theOutreach Center also gave tours of their facility and provided refreshmentstoday.

Two movies were shown inhonor of MLK Day.

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