The Food Bank of Corpus Christi recently held a check presentation for local food pantry agencies. Thanks to another successful HEB tear pad program held in conjunction with the annual KIII-TV Share Your Christmas food drive each local food pantry agency received a monetary donation based on how many clients they serve at their prospective agencies. The Food Bank of Corpus Christi sincerely ‘Thanks’ HEB and KIII-TV for their continued [ Read More ]
Feeding America is recognizing National Nutrition Month® (NNM) in honor of the 1 in 6 Americans that lack access, at times, to enough food for an active, healthy life. The Feeding America nationwide network of food bank is committed to helping food-insecure families get the healthful food they need to enjoy the taste of eating right.
Feeding America recently announced it plans to highlight innovative programs to improve nutrition in food aid. March is National Nutrition Month and Feeding America is emphasizing the most nutritious meals for its network of food banks across the country. In fact, Foodlink is teaming up with Feeding America to highlight its efforts to build a healthy, hunger-free community. National Nutrition Month is an education campaign sponsored annually by the Academy [ Read More ]
The Food Bank of Corpus Christi recently added the city of Beeville to their mobile Pantry Program. Nearly 300 households were served by the Beeville Mobile Pantry in late February 2014. Our goal with the Mobile Pantries is to reach the hungry in rural areas that are underserved. The Mobile Pantry program enables the Food Bank to distribute produce quickly and gives us the flexibility to move more diverse products [ Read More ]
The Food Bank of Corpus Christi (FBCC) recently hosted an appreciation breakfast for volunteers that run the food pantries serviced by the FBCC. More than two dozen volunteers were treated to a delicious breakfast and were awarded Certificates of Appreciation. If you are interested in learning more about how you can become a volunteer with the Food Bank of Corpus Christi please visit the volunteer page of the FBCC website.