NTFB is Here for Neighbors During Omicron Surge

The start of 2022 has been challenging for everyone as we battle yet another surge of COVID-19 cases with the Omicron variant. We know any disruptions to society, including missing work or school, can impact access to food and intensify the struggles of those already facing hunger. The North Texas Food Bank is here for…

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Welcome to 2022!

Happy New Year! I hope you and your loved ones had a wonderful holiday season and are heading into 2022 feeling rested and rejuvenated. The year 2022 is an especially significant one for the North Texas Food Bank, as it marks the 40th anniversary of NTFB providing access to nutritious food for our neighbors facing…

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Thank You NTFB Drivers!

We recently took a moment to celebrate one of the most critical groups at the North Texas Food Bank – our truck Drivers. Our Drivers play an integral role in getting food into the hands of the more than 800,000 North Texans who are experiencing hunger, and they do this every day from sunrise to…

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A New Fiscal Year, A New Vision

Many words have joined our everyday vocabulary in the last 18 months to describe the times we were living through. Unprecedented. Historic. Extraordinary. Uncertain. And while these are all true, at the North Texas Food Bank, there is one word that has stood out to me as I have witnessed our neighbors, staff, partners and…

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Speakers Bureau Shares the NTFB Story

As North Texas Food Bank’s Digital Communications Specialist, getting the word out about what we do is a big part of my role. One way we do this is through our Speakers Bureau. The North Texas Food Bank’s Speakers Bureau is a great resource if you are looking to learn more about how NTFB serves…

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Four Ways to be a Hunger Fighter in 2021

While a new year brings a fresh start and renewed hope, we also know that the significant challenges our community (and the world) have faced this year will not magically disappear in 2021. Hunger existed before the pandemic, and it will continue to impact our neighbors, including almost 900,000 people in North Texas, after the…

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Top 7 Healthy Food Items to Donate

As we come to a close on a challenging year, I am humbled by all of our generous donors who have continued to support the North Texas Food Bank in our mission to close the ever-growing hunger gap in North Texas.   We have seen benevolent individuals donate money, time and food to help support our…

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Reflections on an Extraordinary Year

When I sat down to write this blog, my first thought was, “Wow, how do you write just one post with reflections about a year that was unlike any other?” I was not sure I could succinctly put into words the gratitude I feel toward the North Texas Food Bank team, our partners, and a…

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Debunking Six Misconceptions of Hunger Assistance

This September, as part of Hunger Action Month, we are asking the community to join us in the fight against hunger. An important part of being a hunger warrior is a better understanding of the issues surrounding who experiences hunger, what leads to it and what can be done to address the significant need. The…

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