Barro’s Pizza’s Holiday Hunger Fight Raises Over $433,000 for St. Mary’s Food Bank
PHOENIX – Dec. 11, 2023 – Barro’s Pizza, the family-owned pizzeria, has once again demonstrated its commitment to the community by raising an impressive $433,415 for St. Mary’s Food Bank through its annual Holiday Hunger Fight campaign. This year’s event, held on December 5th across all Barro’s Pizza locations in Arizona, marks a record-breaking day in the pizzeria’s history of giving.
“We are overwhelmed by the support and generosity of our customers and community,” said Bruce Barro, co-owner of Barro’s Pizza. “This year’s donations surpassed our previous record. The generosity of the community enables St. Mary’s Food Bank’s impact to grow, providing meals to those in need during the holiday season and beyond.”
The funds raised will help St. Mary’s in its mission to combat hunger and support individuals and families facing food insecurity.
Milt Liu, President and CEO of St. Mary’s Food Bank, expressed deep gratitude for the ongoing partnership. “The remarkable efforts of Barro’s Pizza and its patrons play a crucial role in our fight against hunger. This year’s record-breaking donation is a testament to the community’s spirit and commitment to helping others.”
Barro’s Pizza has been a beloved part of the Arizona community for over 40 years, known for its delicious hand-tossed pizzas and active community involvement. The success of this year’s campaign further cements its reputation as a business that cares deeply about its community.