KSAT Community Drive Away Hunger Food Drive

September is Hunger Action Month

For more information, visit https://www.ksat.com/lifestyle/ksat-community

SAN ANTONIO – KSAT Community is partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank during September to drive away hunger by holding a monthlong food drive. 

Food insecurity is a reality for many in Southwest Texas. Texas is ranked second in the nation for food insecurity, with 1 in 6 people living in food-insecure homes.

Impact of the San Antonio Food Bank

With the resources from the San Antonio Food Bank, 58,000 individuals are served each week and 74 million meals are distributed annually. 

The San Antonio Food Bank actively fights hunger and feeds hope in San Antonio and Southwest Texas.

How can I help participate in the food drive?

You can donate nonperishable food items to San Antonio Area Chevy Dealers until Sept. 30 to benefit the San Antonio Food Bank.

The 12 most wanted items are:

  • Peanut butter
  • Cereal
  • Tuna
  • Beans
  • Rice
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Pop-top food items
  • Chili and soup
  • Full meals in a can or a box
  • Pet food
  • Canned lunch meats
  • Baby food and diapers

Click here to make a donation to the San Antonio Food Bank.

For more information, visit my.safoodbank.org.

KSAT Community operates in partnership with San Antonio Area Chevy Dealers, University Health System and Energy Transfer.

About the Author:

Kiersten has been a Digital Content Creator with KSAT12 since 2017. She graduated from Texas State University with an electronic media degree and previously worked for the Spurs Sports & Entertainment.