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Local churches unite to feed Riverside employees on Easter

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Posted at 6:52 PM, Apr 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-12 18:52:56-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Local churches came together to bring food trucks and restaurant catering to Riverside employees for a special Easter Sunday dinner.

Hampton Roads Fellowship, Poquoson Baptist Church, Catalyst Church, Next Level Church, and Bethel Baptist Church united to provide food to essential workers during the pandemic.

Food was provided by Smoke BBQ, Jessie Lou's Mobile Food and Catering. STUFT, and Flame and Pie Mobile Pizzeria.

“To have this overwhelming amount of support on this holiday weekend for our team members is humbling,” said Riverside Regional Medical Center President Mike Doucette. “We are grateful for all the community support we have been receiving during this time.”

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