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Mardi Gras Casino conducts food drive

This Thanksgiving, Mardi Gras Casino partnered with both Feeding South Florida and Broward County Animal Care in support of those in need along with their pets by holding a food drive.

 Players’ Club members who brought in four food items received $5 bonus play. Acceptable items included: Boxed potatoes, boxed stuffing, canned corn, canned green beans, canned cranberry sauce, canned ham/corned beef, canned gravy, and non-perishable dessert. For pets, items included dog and cat food or treats, cat litter.

 Feeding South Florida’s mission is to end hunger in South Florida by providing immediate access to nutritious food, leading hunger and poverty advocacy efforts, and transforming lives through innovative programming and education, according to a press release.

 The mission of Animal Care and Adoption Division is to provide shelter for lost and surrendered animals and promote successful adoptions that enhance the lives of companion animals and their humans, the release said.

 Mardi Gras Casino is located at 831 North Federal Highway on the corner of US-1 and Pembroke Road.

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