According to Feeding America, a national network of foodbanks, about 260,000 people in Bexar County are food insecure. Meaning they don’t know where their next meal may be coming from. News 4 WOAI Patricio Espinoza takes a closer look at a local food pantry.
and 250-thousand of those people live right here in san antonio. experts call it food insecurity – when people don’t know where their next meal is coming from. to take a closer look at the problem here… news 4 patricio espinoza spent an afternoon at a food pantry and using only his mobile phone is putting an intimate face on this struggle…new at 6. It’s a hot, Summer afternoon in San Antonio’s West side but what happens here, happens anyday of the week across our city… Food lines…. people in need…. ——nat—— We are outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church food pantry…. where people have been lining up for at least an hour for a bag of groceries… ———sot——— People…. Most waiting in line do ———sot——— People…. Most waiting in line do not want to be on camera… Yet reality here doesn’t change…. It truly boils down to one thing… Either you eat o