Tortilla Company Donating 37,000 Servings of Its Products to San Antonio Food Bank


Mission Foods has donated more than 37,920 servings of food to the SA Food Bank - COURTESY MISSION FOODS
  • Courtesy Mission Foods
  • Mission Foods has donated more than 37,920 servings of food to the SA Food Bank
Mission Foods — the Los Angeles-based purveyor of tortillas, wraps and chips — will donate nearly 38,000 servings of its products to the San Antonio Food Bank on Wednesday.

This will be the company’s third and largest donation to the Food Bank to date, consisting of 4,800 packages of corn and flour tortillas and 750 packages of spinach-herb wraps. Previously, Mission Foods donated chips and tortillas to the organization.

The company, which operates production plant in San Antonio, also plans to make additional donations as the COVID-19 pandemic creates food insecurity for local families.

“We’re honored to be able to do this,” Juan de la Rosa, a vice president of sales for Mission Foods, told the Current. “Wherever there’s a need, if we can help, we will.”

So many restaurants, so little time. Find out the latest San Antonio dining news with our Flavor Friday Newsletter.

San Antonio Current works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of San Antonio and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep San Antonio's true free press free.