McALLEN - H.E.B. will be donating more than 300,000 pounds of food across the state this Holiday season and on Tuesday one H.E.B. truck made its way to the RGV Food Bank.
Almost 40,000 pounds of rice was delivered to the food bank and the donation was a part of the H.E.B. Food Assistance Program that works to raise awareness and battle hunger throughout the state. With Christmas right around the corner and officials say the rice couldn't have come at a better time. The food bank is affiliated with Feeding America and this year the organization, along with H.E.B., will donate over 30 million meals.