LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - An after school program that offers children a free meal is helping more children in Webb County.
The South Texas Food Bank established a program called Kids Cafe that gave children under the age of 17 a warm and nutritious meal.
Back in December the organization opened it's 19th Kids Cafe.
The director of the food bank says they began helping 50 children and have seen a 20 percent increase in attendance.
Hot meals are served Monday through Friday between 3:30 pm until five p.m.