Lamar University Social Work Department students recently offered an inspiring example at H-E-B in Beaumont, gathering before morning classes to make a group purchase of 50 bags of groceries to generate funds for the Southeast Texas Food Bank. Inspired by a student presentation about the annual Souper Bowl of Caring food drive conducted as a […]
Here’s an excerpt from a recent news release acknowledging a large gift for the Food Bank’s mission from the Beaumont Foundation of America. Special thanks to the Foundation for its support of local causes and food banks around the state of Texas! The Beaumont Foundation of America recently selected the Southeast Texas Food Bank as […]
Kroger recently delivered a generous $5,000 check from its Bringing Hope to the Table campaign. We are grateful for this great sign of support from a valued partner! Now it’s on to the Souper Bowl of Caring conducted by Kroger and other retailers to gather funds from customers for hunger relief during the winter months. Please […]
H-E-B’s corporate office shared generous holiday bounty with food banks throughout Texas this holiday season. The generous gift received by us consisted of a truckload containing more than 2,000 cases of H-E-B oats and macaroni & cheese. This donation was delivered as a holiday gift from the company to be distributed to those in need […]
We offer truly special thanks to the crew at OCI Beaumont for its strong support for the mission of the Food Bank, expressed through the donation of $15,000 as their participation in the Share Your Christmas food drive. Thanks to the good folks at OCI for investing in the reduction of hunger in Southeast Texas. […]
LifeShare Blood Centers has an activity going on that will donate canned goods to the Food Bank for every blood donation made between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Two great ways to help save lives are joined together this holiday season! Please consider giving the gift of life this season. Life Share Blood Drive Flyer
Special thanks to the Community Bank of Texas for a recent special delivery that showed its support of the Food Bank in a big way. We appreciate the $5,000 gift and the bank’s ongoing interest in our work!
ExxonMobil delivered a $5,000 check for the benefit of the Backpack Program we operate in Charlton Pollard Elementary School in Beaumont. This program, operated in dozens of elementary schools in low income pockets of our service territory, provides supplemental weekend food to help families feed children who largely rely on the federal meal programs during the […]
On Saturday, October 17, the Food Bank hosted its first annual Make a Difference with Food Day on what turned out to be a delightful fall day. This event linked us to the national recognition of Food Day, a celebration of the goodness of food and the importance of food as a community resource. We are […]
We are pleased to announce the Grainger Foundation has very generously shared a $5,000 check with the Food Bank to assist our Backpack Program to provide supplemental weekend meals to hungry children in disadvantaged neighborhoods. Thanks to Grainger for that great community outreach!