Texas Bill To End 'Lunch Shaming' Back On Legislative CalendarA bill that could end school lunch shaming by creating standards to protect hungry school children gets a second chance in the Texas Legislature.
Ceremonial Groundbreaking At New North Texas Food Bank LocationThe North Texas Food Bank is kicking off a $55 million fundraising effort to expand operations. Organizers say you can stop hunger while building hope.
Buyer Beware: Donation Bags At Grocery Store Full Of CandyA North Texas grocery shopper was shocked to find Halloween lollipops among items available for customers to purchase, to help feed the hungry.
Man Threatens To Sue Over Soup; Changes Mind Amid Death ThreatsA customer who threatened to sue a Mansfield restaurant for failing to serve him soup, has had a change of heart. d
South Dallas Food Pantry Up & Running Again After BurglaryA south Dallas center that feeds hungry children is back up and running today, after getting some help from the community.
Thousands Attempt To Break Sandwich-Making Record In DallasTwo birds, one stone. Nearly 1,900 volunteers partnered with a Dallas-based company Saturday morning to both break a Guinness World Record and feed the homeless.
Thousands Show Up For Thanksgiving Assistance In Fort WorthFood banks have seen a surge in demand recently since there were recent cuts in food stamp programs, but nothing like the 2200 or more people who showed up on Monday and Tuesday.
Government Shutdown Hurting Local Food PantriesThose who depend on the North Texas Food Bank to feed their families are being hurt by the partial federal government shutdown.
North Texas Food Bank In Need Of Donations, VolunteersThe North Texas Food Bank needs donations, volunteers and money to keep up with the demand of hungry children, senior citizens and families in our area.
Donation Drive For North Texas Pet Food PantryOften it isn’t just schoolchildren who may have a harder time getting balanced meals during the summer months. Representatives with the Don’t Forget To Feed Me Pet Food Pantry (DF2FM) say animals are often also in dire straits.
State Agriculture Program Has Texans Feeding Texans One focus of the Texas Department of Agriculture is feeding the hungry. The department’s Texans Feeding Texans program awards grants to organizations to help offset the cost of getting surplus food products to Texas food banks.
North Texas Congressman Takes Challenge Of Eating On $4.50 A DayA North Texas Congressman has been going hungry in Washington, D.C. Marc Veasey, who represents parts of Dallas and Tarrant Counties, has only been eating on the amount of money allowed through the SNAP food assistance program.