Lots of volunteers from HEB recently rolled up their sleeves for a mobile pantry distribution in Flour Bluff. Just look at the smiles on their faces, that’s what volunteering does for a person. This group of volunteers came from HEB stores from Portland, Aransas Pass and Corpus Christi HEB store #’s 5, 6, and 18. Well done HEB volunteers, thank you for taking such good care of the Food Bank [ Read More ]
With the Memorial Day weekend now behind us, summer has unofficially begun. This also brings with it increased chances for natural disasters and unfortunately there were some major storms that impacted Texas and Oklahoma over the Memorial Day weekend. Feeding America member food banks and state associations in the area have been meeting with county officials and other organizations to monitor the need and provide assistance as necessary. Feeding America is [ Read More ]
The first mobile pantry distribution on the part of the Food Bank of Corpus Christi took place yesterday at the Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Alice, Texas. It was a wonderful way to spread the Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s unique kind of love. The Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s ‘Mobile Pantry Program’ reaches individuals and families living in rural areas and surrounding counties of South Texas. To date, the Food Bank of [ Read More ]
Chef David Nuss with the Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s Nutrition Education department recently stopped by Moody High School to take part in their culinary classes. Chef David worked with the kids on the importance of understanding how nutrition and eating balanced meals will help make them strong, healthy adults. Just take a look at the beautiful plates of food Chef David and the kids created that day. Not only are they heart [ Read More ]
The Nutrition Education Department recently created a video showing folks how to create a heart healthy and delicious salad dressing. Food Bank of Corpus Christi’s Kate Hilliard, Dietitian for the Diabetes Hands On Nutrition Education Program and Cassandra Guerra, Nutrition Educator take you step by step through the recipe process. Enjoy!