Woodforest Charitable Foundation donates $5,500 to the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia

The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia Receives $5,500 Donation

NORFOLK, VA – The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia welcomes a $5,500 gift from Woodforest Charitable Foundation.  The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia was founded in 1981 as a clearinghouse used to feed citizens at risk of hunger.  Since its inception, the Foodbank has distributed over 221 million pounds of food directly and through partner agencies throughout five counties.

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 (877)486-4379 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