News Archive

Feb 21

Making a Difference in the Community - A Journey with Central Texas Food Bank

The Food Bank Ambassador Program gives this dedicated volunteer the opportunity to support her community and network with like-minded young professionals.

Feb 02

Ending Hunger in Central Texas through Data Insights

At the Central Texas Food Bank we work closely with our partners to collect data from our neighbors in need. Dave Ronn, a Client Insights Coordinator, supports this effort to ensure we are employing the best strategies to end food insecurity across Central Texas.

Jan 24

Central Texas Food Bank Is Feeding Futures Through NEW School Pantry Program

On January 24, 2024, the Central Texas Food Bank celebrated the launch of its first school pantry, located at Creedmoor Elementary School in Del Valle, as part of the Feeding Futures School Pantry Program.

Jan 19

Central Texas Food Bank's Commitment to Serve: Honoring MLK Jr.'s Legacy

As a nation, we observed Martin Luther King Jr. Day, prompting a thoughtful reflection on his vision for a compassionate and just society. In keeping with the spirit of Dr. King's enduring legacy, the Central Texas Food Bank actively exemplified the principles of service and community support in areas beyond our mission to end hunger. Our commitment to uplifting the community and fostering a spirit of unity, much like Dr. King, remains steadfast.

Jan 11

Overcoming Challenges and Finding Hope with the Central Texas Food Bank

Omar recently moved to Austin to build a better future for his children and to find more job opportunities. Due to the economic pressures that many Texans are facing, his family can’t afford to keep nutritious food on the table, food that is essential in helping Omar create the happy, healthy life for his family that he originally moved to Austin to pursue. With support from the Central Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry Program, he can receive the food and supplies to thrive.

Dec 13

Giving Family Greater Meaning This Holiday Season

McCullough Heating & Air Conditioning invests in the health of our community by offering a matching grant to inspire generosity and help Central Texans facing hunger.

Dec 11

Mother of Coast Guard Veteran Receives Groceries to Make Nourishing Thanksgiving Meal

Central Texas Food Bank Brings Joy to Coast Guard Veteran's Family This Thanksgiving.

Dec 05

Top Five Ways To Give Back This Holiday Season

Giving back during the holidays is easy! From ordering holiday cards to making a gift to honor a friend or loved one, ending hunger can be fun and festive. Enjoy these top five ways to give back and help ensure Central Texans have a happy, healthy holiday season.

Dec 04

Empowering Our Partner Network to Expand Food Access Programs

At the Central Texas Food Bank, we are proud to work with over 230 Partner Agencies to achieve our mission of ending hunger in Central Texas. Sophia Copeland, part of our network services team, supports our Partner Agencies through the creation, maintenance and expansion of their food access programs.

Nov 10

Retired Veteran Visits Food Bank to Support His Grandkids

Retired Air Force veteran receives groceries from Food Bank to help make ends meet on a fixed income.