Category Archives: Events

Ending Hunger One Step at a Time

For many Americans, when the topic of hunger arises, one usually thinks “What do I want to eat?” or “Where should I get food from?”, but for 800 million people in the world the thought they have each and every

Ending Hunger One Step at a Time

For many Americans, when the topic of hunger arises, one usually thinks “What do I want to eat?” or “Where should I get food from?”, but for 800 million people in the world the thought they have each and every

Fun to Spare at the Hunger Strike!

STRIKE! The moment when the bowling ball hits all ten pins and excitement fills in the air. On Friday February 20th, teams from all over the Hays County community participated in our 4th Annual Hunger Strike bowling tournament. The Hunger Strike

Fun to Spare at the Hunger Strike!

STRIKE! The moment when the bowling ball hits all ten pins and excitement fills in the air. On Friday February 20th, teams from all over the Hays County community participated in our 4th Annual Hunger Strike bowling tournament. The Hunger Strike

An Intern’s Day at Foodstock

Dunking booths, watermelon eating contests, local food vendors, face painting, unicycle football,  live music. It sounds like a county fair right? Actually that’s what happens every time Foodstock rolls around. The first time I attended Foodstock was on a whim.

An Intern’s Day at Foodstock

Dunking booths, watermelon eating contests, local food vendors, face painting, unicycle football,  live music. It sounds like a county fair right? Actually that’s what happens every time Foodstock rolls around. The first time I attended Foodstock was on a whim.

Happenings in Hays: A personal tale

                  Amidst the chatter of chamber-men and indulgers of cupcakes (myself included), I met an assortment of influential San Marcans at the most recent Chamber of Commerce mixer. As a political science

Happenings in Hays: A personal tale

                  Amidst the chatter of chamber-men and indulgers of cupcakes (myself included), I met an assortment of influential San Marcans at the most recent Chamber of Commerce mixer. As a political science

Happy Earth Day, Hays County!

Happy Earth Day everyone! What’s everyone doing to celebrate? Well, we at the Hays County Food Bank have been celebrating all month, by visiting some of the San Marcos Community Gardens, dressing up as fruits and vegetables and perusing the

Happy Earth Day, Hays County!

Happy Earth Day everyone! What’s everyone doing to celebrate? Well, we at the Hays County Food Bank have been celebrating all month, by visiting some of the San Marcos Community Gardens, dressing up as fruits and vegetables and perusing the

National Garden Month has everything to do with the Hays County Food Bank – here’s how!

I love trivia and filling my brain with bits of awesome knowledge, don’t you? Well, I have some super cool trivia bits for you today folks, so get ready! Did you know that April is National Gardening Month? I just

National Garden Month has everything to do with the Hays County Food Bank – here’s how!

I love trivia and filling my brain with bits of awesome knowledge, don’t you? Well, I have some super cool trivia bits for you today folks, so get ready! Did you know that April is National Gardening Month? I just

Hunger STRIKE 2013 is coming up, so get your bowling shoes on and get excited!

Who doesn’t just LOVE bowling? I know that I’m not the best bowler in the world, but there’s something about getting those nasty shoes on and picking out your favorite ball on the rack that gets the blood pumping. You

Hunger STRIKE 2013 is coming up, so get your bowling shoes on and get excited!

Who doesn’t just LOVE bowling? I know that I’m not the best bowler in the world, but there’s something about getting those nasty shoes on and picking out your favorite ball on the rack that gets the blood pumping. You