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  • Name: Houston Food Bank
  • Address: 535 Portwall Street
  • City: Houston, TX 77029
  • Phone: 713.223.3700
  • Website: www.HoustonFoodBank.org
  • Contact Email: abrady@houstonfoodbank.org
  • Counties Served:
  • Basic Programs: Prepared Foods, Production Kitchen, Fresh Produce, Back Pack, Repack Bulk, Job Training, Kids Cafes, Community Kitchen, Salvage, Purchase Program, TEFAP, CSFP, SFSP, Mobile Pantry, Nutrition Education, Food Stamps, School Pantries, Reclamation
  • Description: The Houston Food Bank feeds 137,000 hungry people each week by distributing food through nearly 600 hunger relief agencies in 18 southeast Texas counties. Mission: Leading the fight against hunger. From our 308,000 sq. ft. warehouse, our fleet of trucks delivers food to most of our hunger relief agencies, while the rest come to us to pick up. We serve: Church and community food pantries; Soup kitchens; Shelters for the homeless and abused; Meal sites for children and the elderly. Thanks to strong community partnerships, the Houston Food Bank stretches every $1 donation to provide a full day of meals for children, adults or seniors.