Miami County food drive at Troy-Piqua basketball game

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MIAMI COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) – Miami County food pantries will hold a donation drive during Wednesday’s Troy-Piqua basketball game.

Everyone who donates at least one canned item for the varsity girls’ basketball game will get $1 off admission.

All food donations will go to various Miami County food pantries.

Our partners at the Piqua Daily Call say nearly 14% of Miami County residents are facing “food insecurity,” which means living below the poverty line or using federal assistance programs.

Wednesday’s game starts at 7:30 p.m. at Piqua High School. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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