H-E-B Donates 2,500 turkeys for the holidays to the Montgomery County Food Bank
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas -- Tis' the season to give back and H-E-B did just that when they graciously donated 2,560 turkeys to the Montgomery County Food Bank (MCFB) to distribute to those in need during the holidays.
The donation comes on the heels of a $20,000 donation by H-E-B following their Help End Hunger campaign in which customers were encouraged to donate $1, $3 or $5 at the checkout to provide awareness about hunger issues as well as senior and family nutrition.
“The holidays are a special time for families and friends to gather around the table to share a meal. H-E-B is committed to supporting our communities and helping families in need with the necessary resources to avoid hunger so they can enjoy the holiday season,” said Winell Herron, H-E-B Group Vice President of Public Affairs, Diversity and Environmental Affairs.
“Helping in the fight against hunger is a constant mission of ours, knowing that we have partners like H-E-B makes the impact that much stronger,” said Allison Hulett, Montgomery County Food Bank President and CEO. “These actions continue H-E-B’s 113-year legacy of contributing to worthy causes throughout the great state of Texas.