Tag: RGV Food Bank

Congressman Proposed Using SNAP Funds to Build Border Wall

MCALLEN (KFXV) — Earning 380 dollars every two weeks, Annette Rodriguez feels uncertain knowing that her main food source, the SNAP program, could be taken away. Thanks to SNAP she’s been able to provide a meal for her family for 21 years, Rodriguez along with her sister and mom are part of the 40 million people in the country that benefit from this type of help. But with the recent statement made by Iowa Republican Steve King, his plan would take away billions of dollars from food stamps to fund the border wall. Rodriguez, along with the 3 million...

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Be Part of the Largest Food Drive in the Nation

RGV Food Bank and the McAllen Post Office join us at the studio to invite us to an amazing event which is the largest food drive in the nation taking place this Saturday. STORY UPDATE: The letter carriers of Brownsville will be collecting the donations and they will go to the Good Neighbor Settlement Home. In Harlingen, the food will go to the Harlingen Neighborhood Food Pantry....

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