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Impacted by government shutdown? Here’s where you can find help

Posted at 11:18 AM, Jan 11, 2019

COLORADO SPRINGS – Thousands of federal workers in Colorado just missed a paycheck due to the ongoing government shutdown, luckily some local businesses are stepping up to help.

While the shutdown is now tied for the longest in U.S. history, with no end in sight, a handful of organizations are offering a helping hand.

Below is a list of businesses, restaurants and organizations who are offering deals to those affected by the shutdown:

Is your business or organization offering deals to affected employees? Tell us about it! Email news@koaa.com with information about how you’re helping. We’ll update this list as we receive more.

 

Care and share.org/find food coincides with mobile food pantry  on Jan. 18 from 3-8 p.m., everyone can come, including government employees

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