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Give Hope Through Holiday Campaigns and Promotions

We are grateful for the many community partners who give to the North Texas Food Bank throughout the year. And the holiday season always brings a variety of opportunities for the public to enjoy some of their favorite products, retail establishments, restaurants and more while supporting hunger relief in North Texas. As our neighbors continue…

NTFB Recognizes Partner Agency Growth Champions

The North Texas Food Bank is honored to work alongside more than 200 Partner Agencies in its Feeding Network in the fight against hunger in North Texas. Across 13 counties, these organizations help their neighbors access food and other critical resources every day with compassion, dignity, and kindness. NTFB recently recognized three members of its…

Permanent SNAP Increase Takes Effect

In August, the Federal Government announced a permanent 25% increase in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, the largest-ever increase in benefit levels for people participating in the program. The increase takes effect October 1, a day after the expiration of the temporary 15% increase put in place during the pandemic through the American Rescue Plan. The…

North Texas Giving Day Success

It has been one week since North Texas Giving Day 2021– and we are still wrapping our heads around your generosity! Because of you, our amazing and compassionate supporters, we raised enough funds to provide more than 5 million nutritious meals for our neighbors experiencing hunger. This means nourishment and hope for the thousands of…

NTFB Launches Historic and Transformative Campaign

If we want to make a lasting impact in the fight against hunger, we must do more than provide food. We must think boldly and act with a renewed sense of purpose. This knowledge led the North Texas Food Bank to develop a new strategic plan that will guide our way forward. Today we took…

CANstruction Returns!

CANstruction, an annual design and build event of giant canned food structures – “cansculptures” – benefiting the North Texas Food Bank is back on display this year after going virtual during the pandemic in 2020. The annual competition brings together the design, engineering and construction industries to build sculptures that in past years have included…

HungerMitao Month 2021

August, the month of India’s Independence, is now well known as HungerMitao (independence from hunger) Month Food Drive! This year, due to the alarming increase of COVID-19 Delta variant, the North Texas based Indian American community pivoted to a “Funds for Food Drive” benefiting the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB). Launched at NTFB in 2017…

Four Reasons to Support NTFB with DFW Restaurant Week

One of the most delicious times of the year is here! The 24th annual DFW Restaurant Week presented by Your Metroplex Cadillac Dealers officially kicks off today, and you will not want to miss this opportunity to celebrate the North Texas dining scene while giving back to the community.   Below are four reasons to…

Black History Month Celebration Honors Community Leaders, Raises Funds & Foods

To mark the culmination of Black History Month while raising critical resources for hunger-relief after the recent devastating winter storms, POWERHANDZ and the Power to Give Foundation hosted a special volunteer day and donation drive on Saturday, Feb. 27 to benefit the North Texas Food Bank. The Stronger Together, Celebrating Black History and Uniting our…

Triple Your Impact This Spring

The imminent arrival of spring signifies renewal and reawakening as we watch colors return to the trees and flowers begin to bloom. And while there is much beauty to be found during this season, our community also continues to face the effects of the pandemic. Many children, seniors and families are still left wondering when…