Wichita Falls Area Food Bank Endowment Fund

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Why do you think the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation is important to this area?

The Wichita Falls Area Food Bank…feeding people through charitable organizations…

By establishing the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank Endowment at the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation, there is permanent vehicle for planned gifts and ongoing operational dollars available to carry on the important work of feeding people and enriching lives.

Through the Berneice R. Leath Donor Advised Fund at the Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation, the Kids Cafe program of the Food Bank could be expanded in the Wichita Falls area. The challenge grant to the Food Bank was raise more dollars and expand the Cafe to Wichita Falls…and the rest is history. Wichita Falls Area Food Bank currently operates 9 Kids Cafes in Wichita Falls, Burkburnett, and Henrietta serving more than 3500 meals to more than 381 children in need per month. The Berneice R. Leath Donor Advised Fund also supports the Back Pack for Kids program at the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank.

To learn more about the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank and their various programs, click on LINKS and go to the Food Bank website.