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New Fund to Help Texas Hospitality Workers Affected by Freeze — Updated

POSTED: February 22, 2021 AT 12:56 pm   /   Feed The Need, News

Ever since Hurricane Harvey hit in 2017, the Southern Smoke Foundation has maintained a fund to help food and beverage workers affected by disaster and unemployment. That existing resource proved extremely helpful as restaurants and bars were shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Now, following a week when a brutal winter storm […]

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Readers Say These Houston Grocery Stores Are Open on Wed., 2/17/21 – Updated with New Closures

POSTED: February 17, 2021 AT 11:56 am   /   Feed The Need, News

Like many businesses, some grocery stores are unable to open today due to lack of power and running water. However, Houston Food Finder readers are reporting in on the ones that are actually open. If we happen to find that these also have packaged ice or bottled water, we’ll include that information, too. (We’re also […]

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Food Industry Couple Seeks Help While Family Fights COVID-19

POSTED: January 28, 2021 AT 6:13 pm   /   Feed The Need, News

Joe Gonzales works two jobs within Houston’s food service industry sector. According to his wife, Bianca (who, as a bartender with Marriott, is also a hospitality industry worker), on the weekends Joe works for popular local baker Cake & Bacon, selling breads and pastries at Urban Harvest Farmers Market on Saturdays and Bay Area Farmers […]

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