Community

Inside the Valley


Weekly show highlighting local organizations
and events from across the Rio Grande Valley.
 

Education Beat


Latest Education Beat stories, featuring GEAR UP

Con Mi Gente


It's been said that everybody has a story. And that is especially true in the Rio Grande Valley.
 

Teach the Children


Funds are raised to furnish new clothing and school supplies for needy children entering the first grade.

Masterminds


An academic quiz for high school students from across the Valley
 

Tim's Coats


For 30 years, Chief Meteorologist Tim Smith and CHANNEL 5 NEWS, in conjunction with the Southwest Dry Cleaners Association, have collected more than 140,000 coats.

Breaking the Barriers


The campaign encourages woman to get breast cancer screenings and offers a live doctor's hotline.
 

Toy Drive


The station collects toys during Christmas for children in hospitals and foster care.

5's Fans for Friends


CHANNEL 5 NEWS teams up with the Salvation Army and HEB to bring fans to people who need them the most.
 

Recovery Efforts


The station has raised money for those in need, such as victims of natural disasters.

Pet of the Week


A weekly KRGV CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON segment features a pet available for adoption from Rio Grande Valley animal shelters.
 

Zoo Guest


KRGV features an animal from Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville each Friday on CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON.

Sharing Basket


KRGV joins Catholic Charities of the RGV and Peter Piper Pizza to help collect and distribute food to families in need.
 

Community News


Read community news from across the Rio Grande Valley.
 

Community Calendar


See a calendar of upcoming community events in the Rio Grande Valley.
 

Student of the Week


Each fall, KRGV recognizes 10 students from across the Rio Grande Valley. They each receive a $1,000 scholarship.
 
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