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Katie Stagliano Uses Over 4,000 Pounds Of Vegetables To Feed The Homeless

07/14/2010 12:19 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

When Katie Stagliano was in third grade, she planted a cabbage in her family's small garden. When it grew to an astounding 40 pounds, she donated it to a soup kitchen, where it was made into meals for 275 people (with the help of ham and rice). "I thought, 'Wow, with that one cabbage I helped feed that many people?'" says Katie, now entering sixth grade. "I could do much more than that."

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