Written by Elizabeth C. Martinez Friday, 05 August 2011 10:35
“Tomorrow [Tuesday] is going to be a busy day,” he says.
Every Tuesday and Thursday the Mission Food Pantry is filled with dozens of families pouring in to receive food. Each month approximately 2,500 men, women and children rely on food provided by the pantry. And these people are not just from Mission, but also from the surrounding areas like Palmview and Alton, as well as the colonias in Western Hidalgo County.