News Archive

May 19

Senior Relies on Local Food Pantry to Make Ends Meet

91-year-old Janet lives on a fixed income, but sometimes it's not enough. For more than a decade, she has turned to her local pantry for healthy, nourishing meals. We're proud to serve seniors like Janet!

May 05

Food Bank Helps Senior Couple Stretch Budget for Health Expenses

Arlene and her husband are retired, but they worked part-time to stretch their budget. The pandemic caused them to lose their jobs, making it difficult to get the medical care they need. Thanks to the Food Bank, they can save on groceries to help them meet their basic needs.

Apr 29

Food Bank Volunteer Spotlight: Kathy!

Kathy is one of our amazing administrative volunteers. She works behind the scenes helping us thank and mail information to our supporters on time. Thank you, Kathy, for your incredible dedication!

Apr 23

Volunteers Make a Difference in our Garden and Kitchen

Whether volunteers help prepare kids' meals in the kitchen or help harvest produce in our garden, we are thankful for all their to make our mission possible.

Apr 15

Food Bank Volunteer Spotlight: Abby!

Abby began volunteering regularly in our warehouse when the pandemic began. But she wanted to do more. Now she is one of our Volunteer Leaders and has donated hundreds of hours to help fight hunger.

Apr 07

Food Bank Volunteer Spotlight: Allen!

Allen joined our Mobile Food Pantry distributions when he retired from the Navy. For more than a year now, he has been helping us feed families in need. Thank you for all your help, Allen!

Apr 01

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month

Happy Volunteer Appreciation Month! This month we celebrate the incredible work our Food Bank volunteers do to support our mission. We are so thankful for our amazing volunteers!

Mar 22

Samsung Donates $500,000 to Help Fight Hunger in Central Texas

The winter storm left Texans struggling to meet their basic needs. To help Central Texans in need, Samsung generously donated $500,000 to the Food Bank to aid in recovery efforts.

Mar 10

Thank you for Helping Central Texans Recover from the Snowstorm!

The effects of the snowstorm were devastating. But thanks to your overwhelming support, families don't have to worry about food during the aftermath of the winter storm.

Mar 09

Thank you for the Best Amplify Austin!

Our community blew us away this Amplify Austin. They truly stepped up to help families put food on the table. Thank you for your kindness!