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About Us

Filling Pantries. Filling Lives.

The Houston Food Bank was founded.
people in southeast Texas experience hunger.
counties in our Southeast Texas service area.

Our Mission

Leading the fight against hunger.

The Houston Food Bank is a solution to both hunger and food waste. America’s largest and nationally recognized as Feeding America’s Food Bank of the Year in 2015, the Food Bank distributes 122 million nutritious meals through its network of 600 food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and other hunger relief charities in southeast Texas, feeding 800,000 individuals each year.