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New Mexico to feed 245,000 vulnerable children affected by COVID-19 school closures


$97.8 million in additional food benefits

SANTA FE – New Mexico families will receive more than $97 million in additional food benefits – enough to feed about 245,000 vulnerable children — following federal approval of a Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer Program.

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