The San Antonio Food Bank is asking the community to recognize Tuesday, June 9th as a “day of service” to honor the life of George Floyd.
He made note that the San Antonio Food Bank was already feeding 60,000 people per week before it skyrocketed to 120,000 per week.
With the help of the San Antonio Food Bank and several area churches, Helping Hand was able to continue food distributions to needy residents in Bandera county.
Thanks to a little help from a Spurs legend and General Mills Cheerios the cereal drive is that much closer to their goal.
He, teammate and Reagan graduate Derek Kerstetter and four other former local high school stars — UTSA safety Rashad Widsom (Judson), Georgia receiver Tommy Bush (Clemens), Seattle Seahawks corner Tre Flowers (Judson) and Los Angeles Rams running back Malcolm Brown (Steele) — devised an initiative to help the Food Bank.
With figures in hand showing the staggering number of hungry people the San Antonio Food Bank fed in April alone, state officials dramatically increased the funding they’re providing the nonprofit to help it continue aiding hundreds of thousands of area residents.
Zachary Middle School student Samantha Alvarez raised hundreds of dollars for the San Antonio Food Bank by selling handmade bracelets.
8-year-old Khloe Robles really wanted to help the families struggling so she set up a lemonade stand outside of her home and started selling drinks and treats.
On April 15, Roadmap Brewing Co. kicked off a month-long raffle to benefit the San Antonio Food Bank. The grand prize: its original 15-gallon brew system.
Wildway, a San Antonio-based natural food company that believes in fueling life's daily adventures, has donated an entire van full of granola, roughly 1,000 pounds, to the San Antonio Food Bank to support its mission to bring better food to more people, especially in times of crisis.