Stuff the Bus event collects over 41k pounds of food

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Stuff the Bus event in Bakersfield last Friday was a success, according to organizers.

Organizers of the event said a total of 41,550 pounds of food were donated this year, making it the most donations received in the event.

Last year, 37,778 pounds were collected and in March 2011, about 35,000 pounds were gathered.

To view pictures of the event go here: http://www.turnto23.com/entertainment/slideshows/stuff-the-bus-food-drive-2013

Collections were made for the Community Action Partnership of Kern Food Bank. Donors were also able to enjoy music, entertainment and a resource fair.

23ABC, Azteca Bakersfield, GET Bus, KERN Radio, Radio Campesina, La Caliente 96.9FM were partners in organizing this event.

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