Technology makes it easier to find summer food programs

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- This summer, technology is making it easier for parents who are looking for ways to make sure their children don't go hungry.

Wednesday was the first day of Shelby County School's Nutrition Services Summer Program, and with over 500 feeding sites, there is sure to be one close to your neighborhood.

To check, all you have to do is text the word "food" to 877-877.

Organizers said they hope the convenience of texting will help get more kids through the door.

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