Thank You Eva Longoria Foundation & The Howard G. Buffett Foundation

Posted by mcstewart January - 9 - 2017 Comments Off on Thank You Eva Longoria Foundation & The Howard G. Buffett Foundation
Thank You Eva Longoria Foundation & The Howard G. Buffett Foundation

Three years ago the Food Bank of Corpus Christi was honored to be awarded the Eva Longoria Foundation and The Howard G. Buffett Foundation Mentorship & Backpack Program Grant for the amount of $53,000 a year for three years. This grant was designed to provide backpacks to children coming through the Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Bend. Over 7,000 children have received backpacks of nutritious food to take  [ Read More ]

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Food for Thought

Posted by mcstewart December - 7 - 2016 Comments Off on Food for Thought
Food for Thought

The holidays are a time of joy and thankfulness, but for some families in the Coastal Bend, the holidays bring worry and stress. Families, like Brandie‚Äôs, struggle to afford enough nutritious groceries to fill their cabinets and feed their children. Brandie and her husband, Wes, both work in the school system; Wes as a teacher and Brandie as a substitute. They overwork themselves in order to provide for their three  [ Read More ]

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29th Annual Share Your Christmas

Posted by mcstewart November - 18 - 2016 Comments Off on 29th Annual Share Your Christmas
29th Annual Share Your Christmas

The 29th Annual Share Your Christmas is upon us and our local HEB Stores have the Tear Pads available at each register to donate $1, $3 or $5 to the Food Bank of Corpus Christi to help feed families this Holiday Season. On December 2, 2016 KIII TV will be broadcasting from their studio and local HEB Stores accepting food donations and monetary donations at each of the locations. You  [ Read More ]

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Coastal Bend Day of Giving -Double your Donation!

Posted by mcstewart November - 14 - 2016 Comments Off on Coastal Bend Day of Giving -Double your Donation!
Coastal Bend Day of Giving -Double your Donation!

Beginning at Midnight on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 the Coastal Bend Day of Giving kicks off where you can donate to a charity of your choice and have your donation doubles. The Food Bank of Corpus Christi is one of the many organizations you can donate to on November 15, 2016 and have your donation doubled. Your donation will help the Food Bank of Corpus Christi continue our work of  [ Read More ]

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7th Annual HEB Miles 4 Meals Glow 5k

Posted by mcstewart October - 17 - 2016 Comments Off on 7th Annual HEB Miles 4 Meals Glow 5k
7th Annual HEB Miles 4 Meals Glow 5k

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 ]

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