It was a truly historic showing of generosity here in the Coastal Bend, for the 26th Annual Share Your Christmas Food Drive.
Katie Velleman turned 6 years old this week and for her birthday party, she asked her friends to bring 6 non-perishable food items instead of gifts! From all of us at the Food Bank of Corpus Christi, thank you Katie and happy birthday!
On Monday, December 2nd, H-E-B delivered a truckload of H-E-B Corn Flakes Cereal and H-E-B Instant Mashed Potatoes to the Food Bank of Corpus Christi to help provide much-needed sustenance to families in the Corpus Christi area this holiday season.
Congressman Blake Farenthold visited the Food Bank of Corpus Christi and was given a tour of the warehouse, pantry and kitchen area by Executive Director Bea Hanson.
The results are in! Thanks to you, we raised $72,440.23 during this year’s Coastal Bend Day of Giving! We received the second largest amount of donations out of 30 local non-profit organizations that participated in the Day of Giving! Our heartfelt thanks goes out to each and every one of you that made this possible!