YOUR HOMETOWN — Stanley: She’s Got Their Back

Stanley Woman Leads Group Helping Town’s Needy Children

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Posted: February 14, 2013

Lora Buracker sorts bags she uses for Casey’s Backpack Kids, a volunteer organization she started to help children in Stanley who don’t have enough to eat. Each week, Buracker and other volunteers fill about 120 of the bags with food and hand them out to Stanley schoolchildren enrolled in the program. Photo by Jason Lenhart / DN-R.
Lora Buracker takes stock of food supplies in the group’s makeshift headquarters located in a vacant downtown building owned by Stanley Councilwoman Martha Graves. Photo by Jason Lenhart / DN-R.
STANLEY — For years Lora Buracker had been looking for a way to help needy children in Stanley get enough to eat.
Last year, at the urging of a friend, she decided to do something about it.

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