Category Archives: Events

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

The Hays County CROP walk was so fun!!

WOW! I’m SO excited about how the Hays County CROP Hunger walk turned out! When I arrived at the Dunbar Community Center and Park on Sunday afternoon, I couldn’t have been happier. Seeing the sea of people signing in and

The Hays County CROP walk was so fun!!

WOW! I’m SO excited about how the Hays County CROP Hunger walk turned out! When I arrived at the Dunbar Community Center and Park on Sunday afternoon, I couldn’t have been happier. Seeing the sea of people signing in and

Souper Bowl of Caring – A New Tradition

The Souper Bowl of Caring is a nationwide effort to help feed people in need, but it is also one of the largest food and fund drives in Central Texas. According to “The Society Pages,” fans spend more than $50

Souper Bowl of Caring – A New Tradition

The Souper Bowl of Caring is a nationwide effort to help feed people in need, but it is also one of the largest food and fund drives in Central Texas. According to “The Society Pages,” fans spend more than $50

Fashion in Fundraising

Texas State University’s “Fashion Nation” organization will be hosting a fashion show called “Don’t You Dare Let Them Eat Cake” as a fundraiser for the Hays County Food Bank this Saturday April 21. The show will be held at the Embassy Suites

Fashion in Fundraising

Texas State University’s “Fashion Nation” organization will be hosting a fashion show called “Don’t You Dare Let Them Eat Cake” as a fundraiser for the Hays County Food Bank this Saturday April 21. The show will be held at the Embassy Suites

Steel Magnolias Concert a Success!

The Steel Magnolias concert on Sept. 18 was a success! The concert was beautiful and the Steel Magnolias donated over 2,000 lbs of food and more than $6,000 in donations. This was their tour “send-off” concert and we were so happy to

Steel Magnolias Concert a Success!

The Steel Magnolias concert on Sept. 18 was a success! The concert was beautiful and the Steel Magnolias donated over 2,000 lbs of food and more than $6,000 in donations. This was their tour “send-off” concert and we were so happy to

Steel Magnolias recognized for aiding Hays County Food Bank

It’s truly a blessing to receive help from such giving and selfless organizations. The gift of giving comes in many forms, and helping others is how the Food Bank plays a role in the Hays County communities. The governor recognized

Steel Magnolias recognized for aiding Hays County Food Bank

It’s truly a blessing to receive help from such giving and selfless organizations. The gift of giving comes in many forms, and helping others is how the Food Bank plays a role in the Hays County communities. The governor recognized