Healthy Cooking Class Series

Posted by mcstewart February - 2 - 2017 Comments Off on Healthy Cooking Class Series
Healthy Cooking Class Series

  Are you interested in learning how to cook healthy on a budget? Come and join our Healthy Cooking Class Series it’s 3 weeks of fun, interactive cooking taught by Registered Dietitian Kate Hilliard. The 3 week cooking series cost $35 per person to cover food, materials and instruction. Classes will begin on Monday, March 6, 2017 and continue on Monday, March 13, 2017 & Monday, March 20, 2017 from 5:30pm -7:30pm to be  [ Read More ]

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Ana’s Story

Posted by mcstewart January - 27 - 2017 Comments Off on Ana’s Story
Ana’s Story

  To our many donors in our wonderful community we would like you to know that your monetary and food donations do not go unnoticed or unappreciated to the many families in the 11 county service area that receive assistance from the Food Bank of Corpus Christi. Your donations have made it possible for many families to put food on their tables to feed their families without your help it  [ Read More ]

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13th Annual Harvest of Hope Banquet

Posted by mcstewart January - 26 - 2017 Comments Off on 13th Annual Harvest of Hope Banquet
13th Annual Harvest of Hope Banquet

The Food Bank of Corpus Christi proudly presents our 13th Bi-Annual Harvest of Hope Banquet fundraiser to help continue funding the many programs the Food Bank of Corpus Christi offers to our 11 county service area. The Food Bank of Corpus Christi serves the communities in Nueces, San Patricio, Aransas, Live Oak, Bee, McMullen, Duval, Kleberg, Jim Wells, Brooks and Kenedy County. This fiscal year the Food Bank of Corpus  [ Read More ]

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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’s, 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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