North Texas Agencies Providing Food For Local Government EmployeesIn North Texas, local food pantries are working together to provide necessities to local employees affected by the shutdown. It's a way to allow those employees to use their grocery money to pay other bills.
Area Food Banks To Distribute Food To Federal Employees At DFW Airport FridayThe North Texas Food Bank and Tarrant Area Food Bank are working together to try to ensure federal employees impacted have access to the food their families need.
North Texas Food Banks Prepare For Influx Of Families During Government ShutdownNorth Texas food charities started receiving their first inquiries this week from unpaid federal employees.
Day Camp Collaborates With Food Bank To Feed CampersHot meals were replaced with hummus, pretzels and fruit cups after a summer day camp program run by the City of Fort Worth turned to a food bank to feed kids.
Police Arrest Suspected Murderer Of MinisterTai Forney is remembered as a minister who helped feed the hungry from a mobile food pantry and who worked tirelessly with the homeless.
Tarrant Area Food Bank 'Kick The Can'This Friday kicks off the 33rd annual Tarrant Area Food Bank Holiday Food Drive with a rousing game of "Kick The Can" in Fort Worth's Sundance Square.
Tarrant Area Food Bank Breaks Ground On New FacilityWork is now underway to bring a new resource to the fight against hunger in North Texas.
Free Fort Worth Bus Rides For A Can Of FoodA North Texas transit authority will offer free bus rides for a day on some routes in exchange for a can or box of food meant to help the needy.
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.
Food Banks Worry About Possible SNAP CutsFort Worth food pantries are concerned major budget cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, formerly known as food stamps, may increase their already difficult burden.
Kilpatrick Concerned About Parole ConditionFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has expressed concern to Michigan prison officials about performing 16 hours of community service a month as a condition of his parole.
Customers Line Wall Of North Texas Diner With Happy ThoughtsHanging in the entryway of the Cowtown Diner are messages from customers who took the time to write down what makes them happy and thankful. While the uplifting wall is a great a reminder of the spirit of the season it also benefits the Tarrant Area Food Bank.
County Workers Make $23,000 Food Bank DonationThe Tarrant Area Food Bank got a big boost on Friday. One donation consisted of an entire 18-wheeler of food.
Food Bank Cooking Classes Promote Healthier LivingArea food banks feeding low-income families on Thanksgiving has become as much an annual tradition as a roasted turkey. But the Tarrant Area Food Bank is cooking up more than just meals for families; it's part of a national program offering residents cooking classes.