News Archive

Dec 29

Countdown to Give in 2014

Here’s how you can make your donation count in 2014.

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Dec 12

UPDATE: Supporting America’s Charities Act defeated in House. What now?

Yesterday, the Supporting America’s Charites Act, HR 5806, failed to pass in the House by eight votes. 

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Dec 11

Hot Dang Celebrates Company Milestone with Donations

Christmas came a little early for the Capital Area Food Bank, when a human-sized gift wrapped in the brightest red wrapping paper, topped with a white bow arrived Wednesday.

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Dec 10

Five Reasons to Call and Tweet Today About the Supporting America's Charities Act

This week the America Gives More Act (HR 4719) was re-worked as a simple, charity support bill now called the Supporting America's Charities Act (HR 5806) that provides three distinct opportunities to support nonprofits like the Food Bank.

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Dec 10

H-E-B Donation Eases the Holiday Break Food Budget Crunch

When parents cannot turn to free- or reduced-priced meals at schools, or suddenly find themselves with another family member to support, food budgets can take a turn for the worse. 

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Dec 09

BREAKING: America Gives More Act Update

If passed, this act could make available millions of pounds of food for food banks across the nation. Yes, millions!

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Dec 09

RBFCU’s “All of the Above” Giving Strategy Raises Thousands of Meals in First Year.

Finding an innovative way for members and communities to give back this season, Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union raised 72,000 meals in financial and food donations during its first-year holiday campaign.

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Dec 09

“Stuff the Bus” weekend holiday food drive with Capital Metro and Whole Foods Market

No longer something you only do to turkeys, we invite you to join Capital Metro and Whole Foods to stuff something that will also help fill tummies for the holidays.

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Dec 08

Santa’s Helpers in Full Force in Downtown Austin

They weren’t all short and they didn’t all wear funny little hats and shoes, but Santa’s helpers certainly made their presence and goodwill known in Austin.

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Dec 04

Celebrate the Season with Vitamin A & C

Aside from enlightening taste buds, pumpkin provides nutritious benefits to your body.

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