Boy Scout’s little food pantry making big impact

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Built by Boy Scout Jakob Quail, the small food pantry is housed at The Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Clifton Park.

The case is stocked with non-perishable items, like cereal and peanut butter, and it re-stocked regularly via donations.

According to Pastor Jeff Silvernail, the little food pantry is making a big impact in the community. The idea for the pantry was inspired by the popularity of free mini libraries. 

The project was a part of Jakob obtaining his Citizenship in the Community Merit badge and is open 24 hours a day year-round.

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