Category Archives: Volunteering

‘Santa’ Replaces Laptops Stolen from Food Bank

As most of you know, Hays County Food Bank (HCFB) recently had a visit from a Grinch-y character. Laptops and other computer equipment that we use to run secure client and food distribution software was stolen. While this did not

‘Santa’ Replaces Laptops Stolen from Food Bank

As most of you know, Hays County Food Bank (HCFB) recently had a visit from a Grinch-y character. Laptops and other computer equipment that we use to run secure client and food distribution software was stolen. While this did not

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

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

Great Time to Volunteer

How do you want to be remembered? Do you want people to think of you as a jock, boss, overachiever, loner, cheerleader, partyer, wallflower; or do you want to be remembered as someone who served their fellow man in need?

Great Time to Volunteer

How do you want to be remembered? Do you want people to think of you as a jock, boss, overachiever, loner, cheerleader, partyer, wallflower; or do you want to be remembered as someone who served their fellow man in need?

Did you have a ‘Day Off’ or a ‘Day On’?

What is something that can help the entire world, even in a small way, and is completely free? Service to fellow human beings, of course! Since 1994, Martin Luther King Jr. Day has been known as a ‘Day of Service.’

Did you have a ‘Day Off’ or a ‘Day On’?

What is something that can help the entire world, even in a small way, and is completely free? Service to fellow human beings, of course! Since 1994, Martin Luther King Jr. Day has been known as a ‘Day of Service.’

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.

Philanthropy Day-A Time to Give Thanks to Those Who Support Us

Webster’s Dictionary defines philanthropy as the practice of giving money and time to help make life better for other people.  The Hays County Food Bank (HCFB) depends on this act of goodwill in order to feed the food insecure in

Philanthropy Day-A Time to Give Thanks to Those Who Support Us

Webster’s Dictionary defines philanthropy as the practice of giving money and time to help make life better for other people.  The Hays County Food Bank (HCFB) depends on this act of goodwill in order to feed the food insecure in