Help ensure kids are well-nourished this summer, KSAT Community is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank in the “Spurs Cafe - Spurs Give Together Fund" as the need for food assistance continues to grow in San Antonio amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Join iHeartRadio San Antonio on Friday, May 29th at 8PM for our Food Bank Concert on Facebook benefiting the San Antonio Food Bank and supporting families in our community that need assistance during this time.
Amid growing demand for emergency relief as a result of COVID-19, the Toyota USA Foundation awarded $2.5 million in grants to a variety of nonprofits across the nation. Funds address crucial needs - particularly food assistance - in urban hot spots and in many communities where Toyota operates, as well as e-learning programs to help [...]
Texas Woman Donates Most of Stimulus Check After Seeing Around 10,000 People Lining Up Outside Food BankPhillip Kent2020-04-23T08:09:43-05:00
A woman in Texas gave away most of her stimulus check after she saw thousands of people lined up outside a food bank in her city.
The kids that learn here come with issues that you’d never dream of. And for many of them, the biggest challenge is getting food. So, when the pandemic spread, that need got even more acute.
The San Antonio Food Bank is calling on people,and congregations from all faiths to fast this Good Friday to help ease the suffering of those impacted in the COVID-19 crisis. As you fast, we encourage you to make a "fast offering" to the Food Bank equal to the value of the meals you miss. Every [...]
The San Antonio Food Bank is truly grateful for Moody Foundation’s generous gift of $25,000 in support of the Mobile Pantry program. Their support will allow us to conduct 10 Mobile Pantry distributions and ensure more than 4,500 individuals in need receive nutritious food. Learn more about Mobile Pantries here: Mobile Pantry distributions
The San Antonio Food Bank is grateful to Nordstrom Charitable Giving for helping to fund our Kids Café program for five years in a row. This year, they have provided a generous $10,000 award. This will allow us to deliver 3,000 more meals to hungry children in San Antonio and the surrounding area. The Kids [...]
Facing Scarcity of Donated Food, San Antonio Food Bank Implementing New Outreach Framework for Emergency Food DistributionPhillip Kent2020-03-27T14:47:26-05:00
The crisis of COVID-19 continues to strain the donated food supply generally available to the San Antonio Food Bank. Limited donated food availability is demanding the Food Bank adapt its distribution methods to ensure equitable food access across the Food Bank’s 16-county service territory. With that background, the Food Bank is consolidating the weekly [...]
On Wednesday, March 25, 2020 TEDxSanAntonio speakers, President and CEO of the San Antonio Food Bank, Eric Cooper, and urban farmer, Mitch Hagney, reflect the current local food economy.