The East Texas Food Bank cares about children, families, and seniors who do not have enough food to eat. Every day, we work to feed people through a variety of programs and services.

Child Assistance


Provides school children food over the weekend so they return ready to learn.

Kids Cafe /
Snack Program

Provides snacks and meals to local
after-school programs.

Summer Food

Summer Food Program

Provides nutritious meals at locations in the summer where children play.

Senior Assistance

Senior Box Program

Senior Box Program

Provides a monthly nutritious box of food to seniors who qualify.

Other Assistance

Mobile Pantry

Delivers truckloads of food to rural locations in our service area that have little to no access to emergency food.

Nutrition Education

Educates and promotes healthy and safe food for children, families and seniors that need it most.

Benefits Assistance

Provides referrals to services such as SNAP, Children's Medicaid and Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).