Every so often, the staff at the Brazos Valley Food Bank gets to hear how we are doing. A few testimonials from those who have benefited from our outreach are below.
The quotes are real. The names have been withheld and pictures associated are depictions to protect confidentiality.
What did you do for food before receiving a Senior Bag?
“Sometimes I would do without when I am in much pain, and couldn’t cook.”
Senior Bag Recipient
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“One of my students who liked to bring left over food home from his cafeteria lunch which could be hard to do because it would spill and cause him to be upset, was able to discontinue doing this when he started receiving the food bag. I could see that it allowed him to worry less, which was very heart-warming to me.”
Teacher, BackPack Elementary School
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“I am on oxygen 24/7 and struggling to survive. Born 2/9/43. My monthly income is $694 per month. I am hungry most of the time and you are a God-send for people like me. A million thank yous.”
Mobile Food Pantry Client
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“WOW, what a successful event!!! Words cannot express how thankful and grateful we are to have been teamed up with BVFB nutrition team!!! Our families were so appreciative! We look forward to working with you guys again! Oh and the cabbage recipe was a hit!!!!”
Counselor, Bryan Elementary School
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