Muslim group to provide blankets, food

LUMBERTON — The City of Lumberton and the Zakat Foundation of America will be giving away blankets, groceries and warm meals on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

The giveaway event will take place at the Robeson County Public Library parking lot located at 104 S. Chestnut St. from noon to 2 p.m.

The Zakat Foundation of America is a Muslim nonprofit dedicated to alleviating the immediate needs of the poorest communities.

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