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November 26, 2013
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Food closet director thankful for help from community giving

Doye Pierskalla wasn’t waiting in line for a big-screen television or the newest game station. He was braving the cold to have Thanksgiving dinner with his family. The Carson Valley Community Food Closet distributed Thanksgiving dinners to 454 families last week. “I’ve been in Alaska. Having a Thanksgiving meal means everything, that I can have the family around — even my ex-wife,” the Gardnerville resident said Thursday. “There’s about 11 of us. It’s been awhile, so I’m looking forward to seeing them.” Having taken over as managing director in July, Sarah Sanchez was amazed by the amount of donations the …

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The Record Courier Updated Nov 26, 2013 03:59PM Published Nov 26, 2013 01:14PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.