Supporting the San Antonio Food Bank


On December 16, 2016, Sol Schwartz & Associates closed their office as employees gathered to volunteer at the San Antonio Food Bank and do their part in the fight against hunger in the state of Texas.

The San Antonio Food Bank provides food and grocery Founded in 1980, The San Antonio Food Bank has quickly grown to serve 100,000 individuals a week in one of the largest service areas in Texas.products to more than 500 partner agencies in 16 counties throughout Southwest Texas.

This corporate initiative was spearheaded by the Shareholders of Sol Schwartz & Associates. In addition to volunteering, 5,200 lbs. of food were sorted and boxed providing meals for 2,800 families.

“Not only was it rewarding giving back but we also had the opportunity to learn about the different ways the San Antonio Food Bank contributes to the community,” noted Jeff Albrecht of Sol Schwartz & Associates. “They do a remarkable job in helping people in need and I was grateful to share this experience with my Sol Schwartz & Associates colleagues.”

About the Food Bank

The San Antonio Food Bank takes pride in fighting hunger, feeding hope in a 29-county service area. They believe that no child should go to bed hungry, adults should not have to choose between a hot meal and utilities, nor a senior sacrifice medical care for the sake of a meal.

Founded in 1980, The San Antonio Food Bank has quickly grown to serve 100,000 individuals a week in one of the largest service areas in Texas. Their focus is for clients to have food for today but to also have the resources to be self-sufficient in the future.

Fighting hunger is the Food Bank’s number one priority but they also serve to educate and provide assistance in many other ways through a variety of programs and resources available to families, individuals, seniors, children, and military members in need.

The mission of the San Antonio Food Bank is to fight hunger in Southwest Texas through food distribution, programs, education, and advocacy. Sol Schwartz & Associates is proud to support this important mission.