New Braunfels Utilities, food bank partner for Stuff the Truck event

New Braunfels Food Bank
The New Braunfels Food Bank will work in partnership with NBU to accept holiday donations. (Community Impact Newspaper)

The New Braunfels Food Bank will work in partnership with NBU to accept holiday donations. (Community Impact Newspaper)

Residents are invited to help provide food and support for those who need a helping hand this holiday season.

The New Braunfels Food Bank and New Braunfels Utilities will collect nonperishable food items during the city's annual Wassailfest event Dec. 5. Goods can also be taken to NBU's Main Plaza Office through Dec. 6.


“As 2019 winds down and we reflect on the goodness we all have enjoyed, and on behalf of NBU, I encourage all who are able to donate during these community events,” NBU Executive Director of Communications Melissa Krause said in a press release. “Together we can make a difference in the lives of many during this season of giving."

The most requested food items at the New Braunfels Food Bank include:

  • peanut butter

  • beans

  • cereal

  • canned tuna

  • chili and soups

  • canned lunch meats

  • pet food

  • macaroni and cheese

  • baby food

  • diapers

By Lauren Canterberry
Lauren Canterberry began covering New Braunfels for Community Impact Newspaper in 2019. Her reporting focuses on education, development and breaking news. Lauren is originally from South Carolina and graduated from the University of Georgia in 2017.


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