Spotlight on Gifts

Thanks to our donors and sponsors for helping us continue to feed hungry East Texans.

 

Beaumont FoundationBeaumont Foundation supports ETFB Fresh Produce Program

The Beaumont Foundation made a $50,000 donation to the ETFB Fresh Produce Program to help increase the amount of fresh, nutritious produce for distribution to agencies and clients throughout East Texas.

Ice Bowl Pic12th Annual Ice Bowl in Tyler gives back to ETFB

Tyler Parks and Recreation donated $1,600 to the East Texas Food Bank from funds raised in the 2018 Ice Bowl. The event was held at Lindsey Park in January 2018. In addition to funds, over 250 pounds of food was collected and donated. Since the first Ice Bowl in 2006, the event has raised over $17,600 to help feed those in need in East Texas.

Gorman McCrackenGorman McCracken donates to ETFB

Gorman McCracken Volkswagen Mazda presented the East Texas Food Bank with a check for $2,300. These funds will be used to “fight hunger and feed hope” in East Texas.

Star College 17Star College of Cosmetology donates to ETFB

The students and faculty of Star College of Cosmetology donated $840 to the East Texas Food bank. The funds were raised through a bake sale. This donation will help provide 6,720 meals to children, families and seniors in need in East Texas. Star College has been donating to the East Texas Food Bank since 2009 and have raised a total of $12,680.

FRESH 17FRESH by Brookshires donates meals as part of “FRESH Shares” campaign

FRESH by Brookshires ran a yearlong campaign called FRESH Shares and partnered with the East Texas Food Bank to help feed those in need. Each time a Green Plate Special was ordered, FRESH donated the equivalent of 1 meal to the East Texas Food Bank. FRESH exceeded their goal of 10,000 meals and presented the ETFB with $1,324.44, which provides 11,037 meals.

Indian AssociationIndian Association of East Texas donates to ETFB

The Indian Association of East Texas donated $2,500 to help those in need in East Texas. The funds were raised at an annual banquet held by the organization. This is the third year the Indian Association has made this generous contribution.

Enterprise Rent A Car17Enterprise Rent-A-Car makes $10,000 donation to ETFB

Enterprise Rent-A-Car recently made a $10,000 donation to the East Texas Food Bank as part of their “Fill The Tank” campaign. Enterprise Rent-A-Car has a corporate philosophy of “No Child Should Go Hungry” and supports huner relief organizations. Approximately 80,000 meals will be provided through the donation to children, families and seniors in East Texas

StreamFlow makes donation of $2,000 to ETFB for partners

StreamFlo presented a $2,000 donation to the East Texas Food Bank recently. The funds will help provide meal to children, families and seniors through our partner agencies located in Gregg County.