News Archive

Nov 23

Food Bank Helps Family this Holiday Season

Ever since the pandemic began, Sandra's family has been on a tight budget. The holidays are even tougher for the family. Thanks to the Food Bank, Sandra's family will be able to enjoy a memorable holiday season.

Nov 16

Family Going Through Health Problems Gets Help from the Food Bank During the Holidays

Cynthia's boyfriend was recently diagnosed with cancer. Thanks to the Food Bank, she's not only able to prepare healthy food, but she received a turkey just in time for Thanksgiving.

Nov 11

Food Bank helps Navy Veteran Make Ends Meet

Richard is a Navy veteran with 20 years of service. After a truck accident left him with a disability, he turned to the Food Bank's VA Mobile Pantry distributions for food assistance.

Nov 05

KXAN Friendsgiving Challenge Raising Holiday Funds

KXAN meteorologists Kristen Currie and David Yeomans are competing to raise funds for the Food Bank in time for the holidays. Are you Team Kristen or Team David? Show your support by donating to your favorite team.

Oct 14

H-E-B Partners Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Food Bank

H-E-B partners celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month at the Food Bank helping us feed families in need. Thank you, H-E-B partners, for making an impact this Hispanic Heritage Month.

Oct 13

Austin Restaurant Weeks is a Success!

After 10 days of dining, Austin Restaurant Weeks has wrapped up. The event was a success. Huge thanks to everyone who helped us turn a table for two into dinner for fifty!

Sep 09

Food Bank Aids in Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts

Hurricane Ida left catastrophic damage, leaving families without basic needs. The Food Bank partnered with our sister food banks to provide much-needed emergency food and supplies. Together, we can help our neighbors recover from this disaster. 

Sep 08

Get Involved in Hunger Action Month

It's Hunger Action Month! Join us in the nationwide movement to raise awareness about hunger and take action to fight hunger. Get started today! 

Sep 08

Thank you, Whataburger, for Fighting Hunger

Whataburger is celebrating 71 years by fighting hunger in Central Texas and across its 10-state footprint. Locally, the burger chain helped raise more than 76,000 meals for our neighbors in need. Thank you, Whataburger!

Aug 25

Volunteers Help Serve the Increased Demand during Summer

The ongoing pandemic and summer have increased demand for our services. Thanks to the support of our amazing volunteers, we can ensure Central Texans in need have access to nourishing meals.