News Archive

Apr 27

Food Bank Supports Bastrop County Emergency Food Pantry with Capacity Building Grant

We’re honored to spotlight one of our amazing Partner Agencies this week: Bastrop County Emergency Food Pantry. With support from one of our capacity building grants, they have been able to implement numerous changes to their “small but mighty” organization, which have resulted in many positive outcomes.

Apr 19

Volunteer Spotlight: Alex

The quiet time away from work, an opportunity to learn something new, and the tangible experience of sowing and harvesting vegetables are some of Alex’s favorite things about volunteering in the garden. We are grateful to Alex for giving back each week in the garden in support of our mission to fight hunger!

Apr 14

Volunteer Spotlight: Debra

With a heart for giving back, Debra, a retired teacher, continues to find ways to stay active in her community and connect with her neighbors by volunteering regularly in the kitchen. Thank you for your dedication to fighting hunger, Debra!

Apr 07

Volunteer Spotlight: Andrew

With a dedication to serving his community, Andrew gives back by volunteering in the warehouse and our mobile pantries. Thank you for helping feed our Central Texas neighbors Andrew!

Mar 09

Thank You for Another Successful Amplify Austin!

We're number 1 once again because of YOU! Thanks to all of our sponsors, fundraisers and donors for making the event such a success this year.

Mar 03

Celebrating 40 Years

Today marks our anniversary! Thank you for your support in the fight against hunger.

Dec 30

Local Skate Shop Has Huge Impact in the Fight Against Hunger

Despite their own challenges during the pandemic, No-Comply Skateshop has raised more than an astounding 1.28 million meals to fight hunger in Central Texas since 2020 through some very creative fundraising. 

Dec 17

Google is Fighting Hunger with Robust Online Support

A generous grant of $50,000, and an additional ad grants donation, are just some of the ways Google is helping meet a critical need in our community. 

Dec 01

Easy Ways to Give Back During the Holiday Season

Giving back during the holiday season is as easy as getting a holiday card or shopping for your favorite local products. Check out different ways you can fight hunger during the holidays.

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.