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A multitude of compassion
Maggie Beardmore, 10, of Monroe, serves food at the Loaves and Fishes Community Meal Jan. 28. Beardmore is a regular volunteer. It feels like Im really helping, Beardmore said. I like being around people and making new friends and just being around these guys. (Times photo: Marissa Weiher)
The Loaves & Fishes Community Meal each month may have developed initially out of need - but after years in the making, it's now become a place where people gather for friendship, gratitude and a home-cooked meal.

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