Category Archives: Hunger

Everyone Deserves Nutritious Food

Diet-related diseases like obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease affect a growing number of Americans each year. They pose an even higher risk to those who cannot afford proper health care. For these individuals, the ability to manage disease

Everyone Deserves Nutritious Food

Diet-related diseases like obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease affect a growing number of Americans each year. They pose an even higher risk to those who cannot afford proper health care. For these individuals, the ability to manage disease

Summer Hunger

It’s the first day of summer, and you know what that means. Everyone wants to be on the river or lying next to a pool relaxing and trying to stay cool in the Texas heat. But did you know that

Summer Hunger

It’s the first day of summer, and you know what that means. Everyone wants to be on the river or lying next to a pool relaxing and trying to stay cool in the Texas heat. But did you know that

Help End Hunger

Help End Hunger in Hays County! HEB is currently helping food banks across Texas by offering customers a chance to donate when they shop. Each year they host the “Help End Hunger” donation campaign, where customers can choose to donate

Help End Hunger

Help End Hunger in Hays County! HEB is currently helping food banks across Texas by offering customers a chance to donate when they shop. Each year they host the “Help End Hunger” donation campaign, where customers can choose to donate

Spring Harvest Healthy Food Drive Challenge

Spring is upon us, and with its beautiful warm weather comes all kinds of seasonal treats. The new leaves arrive on the trees, the grass is greener than ever, and the budding wildflowers are starting to bloom with radiant colors of

Spring Harvest Healthy Food Drive Challenge

Spring is upon us, and with its beautiful warm weather comes all kinds of seasonal treats. The new leaves arrive on the trees, the grass is greener than ever, and the budding wildflowers are starting to bloom with radiant colors of

Cheffing it up with the Hays County Food Bank

Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to sit in on the Hays County Food Bank’s Get FED Cooking Class called Food Wise. Food Wise is a nutrition cooking class that was created by the Food Bank’s very own Nutrition and

Cheffing it up with the Hays County Food Bank

Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to sit in on the Hays County Food Bank’s Get FED Cooking Class called Food Wise. Food Wise is a nutrition cooking class that was created by the Food Bank’s very own Nutrition and

HCFB Spring 2016 Communications Apprentice

Hays County Food Bank always has things happening daily. There’s a distribution weekly: Monday through Thursday and twice on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Last Tuesday was my second week as an intern for the food bank, and it was another eventful

HCFB Spring 2016 Communications Apprentice

Hays County Food Bank always has things happening daily. There’s a distribution weekly: Monday through Thursday and twice on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Last Tuesday was my second week as an intern for the food bank, and it was another eventful

The Season of Giving (All Year Long)

Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday – those days are behind us for the year of 2015, and we have the rest of the holiday season to look forward to! Between shopping for the holidays and preparing for the bustle of

The Season of Giving (All Year Long)

Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday – those days are behind us for the year of 2015, and we have the rest of the holiday season to look forward to! Between shopping for the holidays and preparing for the bustle of

Great Day to Give

Thanksgiving is officially over, although we do hope that you will still give thanks every day for what you have. The meal is eaten, the family and friends have traveled back home full and with new stories, and now it

Great Day to Give

Thanksgiving is officially over, although we do hope that you will still give thanks every day for what you have. The meal is eaten, the family and friends have traveled back home full and with new stories, and now it

How Can You Help the Food Bank Right Now?

For the second time this year, the Hays County area has seen devastating flooding. First with the Memorial Weekend flooding, and now with the Halloween Eve flooding. While the rivers did not rise as high during the second disaster, much of

How Can You Help the Food Bank Right Now?

For the second time this year, the Hays County area has seen devastating flooding. First with the Memorial Weekend flooding, and now with the Halloween Eve flooding. While the rivers did not rise as high during the second disaster, much of

What To Do In October

October is one of the greatest months of the year. The weather starts to turn more mild (hopefully), fall and Halloween decorations appear in yards and on porches, pumpkins and other winter squashes are ready to be harvested, and kids look

What To Do In October

October is one of the greatest months of the year. The weather starts to turn more mild (hopefully), fall and Halloween decorations appear in yards and on porches, pumpkins and other winter squashes are ready to be harvested, and kids look