Each school year the Food Bank of Corpus Christi distributes weekend backpacks supplied with ready to eat food to children who may otherwise not have enough food at home. During the 2015-2016 school year 15,333 individual backpacks were distributed to children in the backpack program. We are reaching out to the community to help continue the backpack program for the 2016-2017 school year in raising $15,000 to be matched by [ Read More ]
The Food Bank of Corpus Christi is gearing up for our 7th Annual HEB Miles 4 Meals Glow 5k Run/5k Walk/1k Kids Fun Run to be held Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the North Shore Country Club in Portland. We are currently looking for Corporate Sponsors to make this annual event an even bigger success! All proceeds will go to the Food Bank of Corpus Christi to benefit the 130 [ Read More ]
We would like to send out a BIG THANK YOU to Mr. Gene Bouligny for his spirit of giving back to the community and generosity. Mr. Bouligny challenged the Food Bank of CC in April to raise $50,000 and he would match the donation. We not only met the challenge but we exceeded the amount by raising $55,033! Today Mr. Bouligny followed through with his promise and donated $50,000 to [ Read More ]
The Diocese of Corpus Christi Office of Youth Ministry will be hosting King of the Court 3-on-3 Basketball Tourney to benefit local charities Saturday, July 23, 2016, 9am open to ALL YOUTH whether or not they attend a church youth group. 100% of the registration fees collected from each team by the Diocese of Corpus Christi will be donated to a charity from a charity list provided in the registration [ Read More ]
You can “Help End Hunger” the next time you shop at your local H-E-B by simply using the tear pads at the register to donate $1, $3 or $5 to help benefit the Food Bank of Corpus Christi. Your donation can make an impact in the Coastal Bend with the many agency partner pantries and programs that benefit from the food bank.