The arrival of the Coronavirus has brought a new season of need for many, and the Food Bank is ramping up additional service to meet that additional need.
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20 10, 2020

How Food Banks Are Keeping People and Pets Together During the COVID Crisis

2020-10-20T12:09:08-05:00

While in the food bank drive-through line, a volunteer asked her if she needed dog or cat food.   “Yes, yes I do,” she recalls saying. “I was so surprised that they helped with pet food. I had no idea and would never have thought to ask.”

How Food Banks Are Keeping People and Pets Together During the COVID Crisis2020-10-20T12:09:08-05:00
19 10, 2020

Citizens finding help through food distribution events

2020-10-19T09:41:47-05:00

The San Antonio Food Bank, in conjunction with Karnes County, has conducted food distribution events throughout surrounding counties, including Karnes County to help ensure family’s that need help receive food.

Citizens finding help through food distribution events2020-10-19T09:41:47-05:00
13 10, 2020

Starbucks FoodShare program, ensures increased access for families

2020-10-14T14:54:26-05:00

Starbucks support allowed the Food Bank to procure more than 73,000 pounds of nutritious food from March to September, underwriting the costs associated with bringing nutritious and ready-to-eat meals to the most vulnerable members of the local community. For several years now, Starbucks support has helped the Food Bank [...]

Starbucks FoodShare program, ensures increased access for families2020-10-14T14:54:26-05:00
12 10, 2020

The Conservation Society of San Antonio to celebrate city’s culture with “Fall Heritage Festival”

2020-10-12T11:35:08-05:00

The "Fall Heritage Festival" will be held on November 6th, 6 - 9 pm on the approximately four acres grounds of La Villita National Historic District, bounded by the San Antonio River and Alamo, Nueva, and Presa streets. Guests are invited to bring non-perishable food to donate to the San Antonio Food Bank at the [...]

The Conservation Society of San Antonio to celebrate city’s culture with “Fall Heritage Festival”2020-10-12T11:35:08-05:00
12 10, 2020

Southside ISD, San Antonio Meals Financial institution present meals in meals desert

2020-10-12T11:19:46-05:00

The coronavirus pandemic is impacting meals deserts in San Antonio, however, the Southside Impartial College District and the San Antonio Meals Financial institution are taking part in essential roles and guaranteeing nobody goes hungry.

Southside ISD, San Antonio Meals Financial institution present meals in meals desert2020-10-12T11:19:46-05:00
8 10, 2020

RECAP – Doing Good on the Green 2020

2020-10-13T07:58:59-05:00

DOING GOOD ON THE GREEN 2020 Thank you for joining the San Antonio Food Bank at our We hope you enjoyed the tournament, contests, and company of fellow hunger fighters. Your participation in this year’s event helped ensure Southwest Texans have food and resources to gain long-term food security. Because of you [...]

RECAP – Doing Good on the Green 20202020-10-13T07:58:59-05:00
7 10, 2020

Hungry Families Nearly Doubled During Pandemic In San Antonio Public Schools

2020-10-07T15:54:55-05:00

One out of four families in San Antonio public schools has experienced hunger since the beginning of the pandemic, according to a report released Friday by the University of Texas at San Antonio’s Urban Education Institute

Hungry Families Nearly Doubled During Pandemic In San Antonio Public Schools2020-10-07T15:54:55-05:00
30 09, 2020

First mega food drive in Pleasanton River Park

2020-09-30T08:59:46-05:00

The first Mega Food Distribution in Pleasanton was held Sept. 19 at Pleasanton River Park. More than 380 families received boxes of food items with 85 local volunteers helping to distribute the food.

First mega food drive in Pleasanton River Park2020-09-30T08:59:46-05:00
28 09, 2020

San Antonio Food Bank receives 15,000 pounds of food from Feeding America partnership

2020-09-28T11:22:32-05:00

For the fourth year in a row, Walmart, Bimbo Bakeries USA and Tyson Foods have teamed up to support the San Antonio Food Bank’s mission by donating 15,000 pounds of food through a partnership with Feeding America.

San Antonio Food Bank receives 15,000 pounds of food from Feeding America partnership2020-09-28T11:22:32-05:00