Woodforest Charitable Foundation donates $1,700 to Daily Bread Ministries

Daily Bread Ministries Receives $1,700 Donation

Photo Caption:Woodforest National Bank Managers Andrew Rabuck, Zak Gasparich, Michael O'Laughlin, Lloyd Watts, and Ashley Mayfield present a donation to Martha O'Neal, Operations Manager of Daily Bread Ministries.

GREER, SC – Woodforest Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,700 to Daily Bread Ministries – The Greer Soup Kitchen.

The Greer Soup Kitchen, a part of Daily Bread Ministries, is a non-profit, charitable organization that was founded in 1990 when concerned citizens observed that people in their own town were going hungry.  The Soup Kitchen began in a run-down storefront in downtown Greer.  One meal was served on the first day.  Today over one hundred and fifty meals per day are served in a modern restaurant-style facility.

The Kitchen strives to serve struggling families, the poor, the homeless and the addicted by ministering to the whole person.  It is the Kitchen’s hope that their clients and the community will be able to recognize the love of Christ through their actions. “Woodforest Charitable Foundation’s contribution helps make it possible for us to provide at least one hot nutritious meal per day to the hungry men, women and children in our area,” said Genia Hughes-Carr, Director of Daily Bread Ministries ­– The Greer Soup Kitchen.  “On behalf of Daily Bread Ministries – The Greer Soup Kitchen, I would like to thank you for your generous donation and support.”

For more information about Daily Bread Ministries – The Greer Soup Kitchen, please call (864) 968-0323 or visit

The Woodforest Charitable Foundation was created by Woodforest National Bank in 2005 as a direct result of its desire to support and invest in the communities in which it serves.  The Foundation is creating a legacy of commitment to those in need, enriching lives and communities through dedicated leadership and faithful administration by providing funding to qualifying 501(c)(3) charities. For additional information regarding The Woodforest Charitable Foundation, call (832) 375-CARE (2273) or visit the foundation’s website at

Celebrating 30 years of service and ranked among the top earning banks in the United States, the Woodforest family of banks currently has assets of approximately $3.2 billion and services more than 770,000 customers with branches in excess of 700 throughout seventeen states:  Texas, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.  For information about Woodforest National Bank, please call 832-375-2000 or visit the bank’s website at