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The East Texas Food Bank achieves its mission of providing food to people in need throughout East Texas by partnering with you. The work is funded by gifts – large and small – from individuals, corporations, foundations and others in east Texas and nationwide.  Your gifts make a difference – in the lives of nearly 253,000 East Texans.

If you prefer to send a gift by mail, please address it to the mailing address below, to the attention of the Development Department or call 903.597.3663 to make a donation by phone.

Meal A Day

Give Monthly

Be assured every day, that your monthly gifts help struggling parents put food on the table for their children, and keep our elderly neighbors fed.

TributesHonorarium & Memorial Gifts

Give in honor or memory of a loved one, or business associate. It is a wonderful way to pay tribute to someone—or a special occasion.

Corporate Gifts

Multiply your gift by building stronger community ties through your company or organization.

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Contribute securities to the East Texas Food Bank

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Donations to East Texas Food Bank are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.  The Regional East Texas Food Bank is a registered 501(c)(3) organization with the Internal Revenue Service.  Federal Tax ID: 75-2222686

For more information on these and other giving opportunities, please contact Jennifer Yoder, Development Director, at 903.617.2020 or jyoder@easttexasfoodbank.org.

The East Texas Food Bank upholds the AFP Code of Ethical Procedures and Standards of Professional Practice.  Read the Donor Bill of Rights

Make a difference...

  • $1.00 provides food for up to eight meals.

  • $25 provides milk for 100 growing children for one month.

  • $50 can feed a family of four for a week.

  • $156 feeds a senior very weekend for a year.

  • $500 provides a month of hot meals for children in an after-school program.

  • $1,000 pays for rural delivery routes in a 26-county service region for a week.

  • $2,500 provides a truck load of fresh produce.

  • $5,000 helps the food bank purchase warehouse equipment to help distribute food to more than 200 partner agencies.

  • $10,000 provides more 1,600 boxes of food to families, through the Mobile Pantry program, that cannot get to a food pantry.

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