The Food Bank of Corpus Christi is pleased to announce the addition of a new Mobile Produce Pantry truck to the fleet of mobile pantry trucks used everyday to feed the hungry in the Coastal Bend. This new Mobile Produce Pantry truck is used specifically for transporting fresh fruits and vegetables to our mobile pantry food distribution points in South Texas. As you can imagine, our staff is very excited about [ Read More ]
The Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s ‘Operations and Food Procurement’ team recently took part in a Feeding America Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Our “Action Team” is getting pumped up for next year’s service feeding the hungry in South Texas. The picture includes: Amado Aguilar, Food Procurement, James Burnett, Operations Manager and Angel Minglana, Receiving and Distribution Manager. Way to go team!
The Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s very own Nutrition Educator Cassandra Guerra stopped by the KIII-TV studios yesterday to appear on the ‘Domingo Live Show’ in order to promote the importance of ‘healthy snacks’ for kiddos as they head back to school! Cassandra gave parents great tips on preparing healthy snacks that can build healthy lifestyle choices that really appeal to kids of all ages. That’s just one of the [ Read More ]
Nutrition Educators from the Brazos Valley Food Bank located in College Station, Texas recently stopped by the Food Bank of Corpus Christi (FBCC) for a visit to observe the Nutrition Education Program because they (Brazos Valley Food Bank) will be developing a program of their own. It’s great how much of an impact the Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s Nutrition Education Program has had on our community as well as other food banks around the [ Read More ]
The ‘Parents & Kid’s Cooking Class’ hosted by the Food Bank of Corpus Christi wrapped up last week and it was a huge success. The classes took place in the food bank kitchen located at 826 Krill Street. The classes focused on teaching families how to eat healthier and prepare nutritious meals which is just one of the goals of the Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s Nutrition Education Department. The last class included [ Read More ]