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Coastal Bend Food Bank helped South Texas families with emergency food distribution

The drive-thru food pick up was held Monday morning.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coastal Bend Food Bank hosted an emergency drive-thru food distribution on Monday.

South Texas families were left without food when the electricity went out for days during last week's winter storm. 

There is no word when or if there will be another emergency distribution, but KIII 3 News will keep you updated. 

Here’s what you need to know if you go to an emergency distribution:

  • Maximum of two families / two people per car
  • Wear your mask when in the distribution line
  • Stay in your vehicle
  • Have your vehicle trunk empty
  • Have your trunk open
  • Please stay off your phone while in the distribution line
  • The food bank is also asking residents to not arrive prior to 8:00 a.m.

For the latest updates on coronavirus in the Coastal Bend, click here.

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