UHV students donate $2,772 to food bank

University of Houston-Victoria students Eliseo Olivera, center left, student director for student development and parent programs and Student Government Association vice president, and Kayla Anderson, center right, student director for student organizations, present a $2,772 check to Food Bank of the Golden Crescent employees Robin Cadle, left, executive director, and Rachel Jones, development and programs associate.

University of Houston-Victoria students donated some of the meals from their meal plans to Food Fight, a university Student Life initiative that took place during National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. The university converted the meals into money, and the check for $2,772 was presented to the Food Bank of the Golden Crescent.