Woodforest Charitable Foundation donates $7,425 to Mid-Ohio Foodbank

Mid-Ohio Foodbank Receives $7,425 Donation

Photo Caption:Woodforest National Bank managers present the check to Jen Bowden, Director of Corporate & Government Relations for Mid-Ohio Foodbank.

COLUMBUS, OH – Mid-Ohio Foodbank recently received a $7,425 donation from Woodforest Charitable Foundation.  Established in 1980, the Mid-Ohio Foodbank distributes over 31 million pounds of food each year, enabling its partner agencies across 20 counties to provide food for more than 51,000 meals each week.  The Foodbank’s efforts help stock the shelves of food pantries, soup kitchens and emergency shelters throughout central and eastern Ohio.

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 (740) 633-3664 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