Scan-Away The Hunger

<p>Scan Away Hunger</p>

Scan Away Hunger

Yakima grocery stores are scanning away hunger one check stand at a time.

The stores are teaming up with the Union Gospel Mission in Yakima to help the hungry this holiday season.

At each checkstand shoppers will be able to purchase a voucher for a$1.97, which is the price to feed one person one meal each day.   

Participating stores include Wray's Thriftways in Yakima, Red Apple Market in Selah, Toppenish/Wapato Marketplace, Rosauers Grocery Outlet and the Olde Lighthouse Shoppe.

The charity runs until December 31st.