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Oklahoma group volunteers at food bank

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5)- The Food Bank of Central Louisiana has been receiving a little extra help this week.

The youth group from Eagle Heights Church in Oklahoma City decided to spend it's spring break volunteering at the food bank. They're also helping out at Family of Grace Church here in Alexandria. It's payback for the help that the church sent to them after deadly tornadoes struck Oklahoma City last May. The group's leader says that the whole experience has been rewarding.

"It's fun because they get to sing, they get to dance, they get to move and groove and we pack it up and have a good time and we know we're helping somebody out so it's a good experience for us," says group leader Jason Anson.

This is the group's third visit. They were named the food bank's Volunteer Group of the Year for 2013.

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