Latest San Antonio Food Bank Stories

2012-12-11 05:02:02

Steamer's Carpet Care's donation will enable the food bank to provide 2,100 meals to hungry people in San Antonio. SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (PRWEB) December 10, 2012 The San Antonio carpet cleaners at Steamer´s Carpet Care donated to the San Antonio Food Bank last week, enabling the food bank to provide 2,100 meals to hungry people in the San Antonio area this holiday season. Through the San Antonio Food Bank´s distribution channels, the nonprofit can purchase 3,000 pounds of food,...

2012-01-04 08:00:00

Methodist Mission Home & Southwest Center for Higher Independence Announce Partnership with San Antonio Food Bank to Offer Culinary Training for Students San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 An estimated 13% of the Texas population over the age of 5 lives with some type of disability, according to the Center for Personal Assistance Services (Disability Data for Texas: 2009 American Community Survey). This percentage of the population — more than 1 in 8 Texans —...

2008-11-07 06:00:14

SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kraft Foods Inc. and Feeding America today announced expanded efforts to reach hungry families in America during these challenging economic times. To provide more Americans with better access to more nutritious, balanced and delicious meals, the organizations' leaders unveiled a new national mobile pantry program that will deliver more than 50 million meals over the next three years. The San Antonio Food Bank is among the first seven markets...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.