Food Bank Emergency After Freezer Breaks DownA North Texas program that feeds the poor is dealing with a crisis of their own. Fort Worth's Community Food Bank feeds hundreds of families everyday. Thousands of pounds of food, meant to help those in need, are now at risk of spoiling.
Community Joins Forces For Big Food Pantry DonationThe Frisco Family Services Food Pantry fell on hard times during the federal government shutdown. But a resident reached out to family, friends, neighbors, and local businesses to put together a "little" food drive that soon exceeded expectations.
Shelves At Frisco Food Pantry Nearly EmptyFrisco Family Services Food Pantry's are looking to collect 60,000 pounds of food in October to accommodate a 20 percent increase in demand.
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.
Frisco Non-Profit Fights Hunger, Homelessness In Collin CountyCollin County has seen some of the most spectacular economic growth in North Texas, but the affluence in Frisco is not universal as many believe.
One-Third Of Texans Eligible For Food Stamps Not Getting HelpAn advocacy group says only two-thirds of Texans who may be eligible for food stamp assistance received the benefits in 2011.
Tarrant Area Food Bank Receive Special Gift For HolidaysThe countdown to Christmas is a time for giving. For local food banks, those gifts help feed the hungry over the holiday.
Car Dealership Steps Up To Pay Fort Worth Food Bank's BillThe mood is much lighter at Community Food Bank in Fort Worth this weekend.
Food Bank Struggling To Pay $10K Electricity Bill Community Food Bank serves 1400 people a day, and is the only place that offers fresh produce and meat. But it's facing a financial problem that could close it's doors.
Think Orange To Fight HungerThe North Texas Food Bank rolls out a new campaign and hosts a sorting party to celebrate 30 years of service.
Two North Texas Companies Pitch In To Help Feed The HungryTexas Motor Speedway and Dean Foods encouraged their employees to serve the community Wednesday at two area food banks and the ripple effect will feed the hungry for months to come.
Food Bank Execs Want To Feed More ChildrenWhile the North Texas Food Bank’s Summer Food Service Program feeds about 2,000 children breakfast or lunch every weekday, executives say there are still thousands who aren’t in the program but qualify for the free meals.
North Texas Food Bank $1 Million Short Of Fundraising GoalThe fiscal year for the North Texas Food Bank is near and the organization says while there’s plenty to celebrate they are still $1,000,000 short of their fundraising goal.
The Journey: From Food Bank To Grateful TablesJackie Eaton and Allison Anderson sit down to a spaghetti lunch in their Cedar Hill home. As the couple wait for their daughters to join them at the table, they say a grateful prayer for the food.
Donations Come At Crucial Time For Local Food BanksThis past holiday season the North Texas Food Bank met their goals, but they’re now headed into the slowest season for donations. But the food bank received good news just as they prepared for leaner times.