Woodforest Charitable Foundation donates $3,100 to Maryland Food Bank

Maryland Food Bank Receives $3,100 Donation

Photo Caption:Woodforest National Bank managers and Sarahbeth Melton of Woodforest Charitable Foundation present the check to Jennifer Small, Branch Manager of Maryland Food Bank Eastern Shore.

BALTIMORE, MD – Woodforest Charitable Foundation recently made a $3,100 donation to support Maryland Food Bank’s two operating facilities.  The Maryland Food Bank was founded in 1979 to address the growing needs of people seeking emergency food assistance in Maryland.  Since then, the Food Bank has grown their food distribution, operations, and programs to better serve more than 300 agencies, including soup kitchens, food pantries, emergency shelters, after-school programs, senior centers, and other feeding programs. 

For more information on Woodforest Charitable Foundation’s contributions to this organization, please refer to the 2010 article on our website.  To contact this agency directly, call (410)742-0050 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 850,000 customers with branches in excess of 750 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