Brazos VIP's Taste Of Downtown Event Raises $6,515 For Brazos Valley Food Bank

Posted by David Flash on

On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 14 Downtown Bryan businesses participated in Taste of Downtown Bryan, an event sponsored by BrazosVIP.com that drew over 500 people and raised $6,515 for the Brazos Valley Food Bank.

On Thursday, December 17th, the owners of the businesses that participated in the Taste of Downtown presented a check for the $6,515 to Teresa Managapora, the Executive Director of the Brazos Valley Food Bank.

The following Downtown businesses participated: Brazos VIP, Caffe Capri, Casa Rodriguez, Chocolate Gallery, Downtown Uncorked, Jim.n.i Boutique, The Kyle House, LaSalle Cafe, Margie’s Bar & Grill, Molly’s Eatery, Mr. G’s Pizzeria, Proudest Monkey, Revolution Cafe & Bar, and The Village Cafe.

The goals of the Taste of Downtown event were to: 

  • Promote Downtown Bryan as a dining destination, with more walkable restaurants in one place than anywhere else in the Bryan-College Station Area.
  • Help feed those in need by raising money for the Brazos Valley Food Bank.