Free food giveaway Thursday
El Paso, Texas (KTSM) — From a drop in unemployment benefits, to cuts in food stamps, more El Pasoans are struggling to put food on the table.
Now two local organizations are teaming up to help feed El Paso families through a food giveaway called 'United We Feed' at the Kennedy Brothers Apartment Community, 400 S. Zaragoza Rd., from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Operation H.O.P.E. (Help Other People Endure) and El Pasoans Fighting Hunger food bank plan on giving boxes of food away to more than 600 families.
NewsChannel 9's Adrienne Alvarez sat down with Operation H.O.P.E. founder Angel Gomez and former Congressman Silvestre Reyes to talk about the latest efforts to feed our community.