Our 6th Annual 
Campaign Runs
April 1 - 30

Food from the Bar (formerly Partners 4 Hope) is an annual competition among the North Texas legal community where participants raise funds to fight hunger. The campaign helps raise awareness of food insecurity, while providing nutritious meals to children and families facing hunger during the summer months.

Since its inception in 2019, this annual campaign has provided access to more than 1.5 million meals to our neighbors!

How to compete

Legal organizations earn points as highlighted below.

How To Compete

Register for Food from the Bar

Register below and we’ll reach out with additional details and set you up with a virtual fundraiser page so you can keep track of your progress.

Awards and Recognition

In addition to the awards below, participants will be recognized on NTFB website, through DBA and NTFB social media, and the top firms will be recognized in the Dallas Morning News.


  • Power of Attorneys Award – Awarded to the team with the most total points.
  • Partner 4 Hope Award – Recognizes the team with the most points per number of employees in North Texas.
  • Collective Force Award – Awarded to the team that harnessed their collective strength through volunteering.
  • #RaiseTheBar Award – Recognizes the team that has set the bar high with their social media outreach efforts.
  • Can-Do Award – Awarded to the team that collects the most physical food donations.

Achievement Levels:

  • Diamond Partner – 20,000 points
  • Platinum Partner – 15,000 points
  • Gold Partner – 7,500 points
  • Silver Partner – 2,000 points

2024 Handbook

To learn more about the campaign and how your legal organization can best participate, download this year’s handbook, below.

2024 Committee

Food from the Bar is led by a committee of dedicated volunteers who manage the campaign at their law firm as well as help grow and improve the campaign year-over-year.

  • Amanda Cottrell – Sheppard Mullin
  • David Greenstone – Simon, Greenstone, Panatier, PC
  • Liz Kiernan – Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
  • Allison Minter – Waters, Kraus, & Paul
  • Alissa Puckett – Quilling Selander Lownds Winslett & Moser
  • Matt Stammel – Vinson & Elkins

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