Food Industry Donations

Every year, millions of pounds of food go to waste at all stages of the supply chain. The North Texas Food Bank rescues food and gets it to the hungry families in our community. If you’re a manufacturer, retailer, wholesaler, distributor, logistics company, or local food business you can donate now by filling out our Food Industry Donation Form by clicking the button below.

What Can Be Donated?

Short-dated product, produce, perishable goods, production overruns, off-specification products, mislabeled (with corrective labeling/information provided), discontinued brands, bulk, private-label brands, salvage, reformulation, customer returns, test product inventory and seasonal items.

Whenever possible, product should be in original boxes or cases with fully intact original containers with labels that are legible; labels must show at minimum: (a) what the product is (b) ingredients (c) net weight (d) distributor.

Items we cannot accept:

NTFB cannot accept the following items: unsealed packaging, damaged cans with spillage or rust, expired baby food, ice cream, items with no nutritional or ingredient information, prescription drugs, feeding tube formula.

Perishable Food

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Non-Perishable Food

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More Resources

Looking for a way for your corporation to donate to NTFB? Click here for more information!

Have Questions?

Contact us at or call us at 214-330-1396.

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