Starbucks Gives Central Texas Food Bank $55K For Mobile Food Pantry Program

From: kxan.com

Coffee giant Starbucks gave $55,000 to the Central Texas Food Bank to help support the food bank’s mobile pantry program, the organization said Monday.

Derrick Chubbs, the food bank’s president and CEO, said that one in seven people in Central Texas struggle with hunger, and this grant will help sustain its mobile pantry program that served more than 4.9 million pounds of staple foods last year.

“We are proud to partner with Starbucks and Feeding America® to ensure that people who struggle with hunger have access to wholesome meals. This grant exemplifies what we can accomplish when we work together,” Chubbs said.

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