Press Release from Hays County Food Bank - March 1, 2018
Hays County Food Bank (HCFB) is excited to announce a brand new food distribution at The Connection Church located at 1235 South Loop 4 in Buda, Texas. Beginning on March 1st at 12:00 p.m., any low-income households are welcome to visit The Connection Church to receive a selection of meat (based on availability), produce, bread, and sweets. This distribution will
occur every Thursday, unless the food bank office is closed for a holiday or inclement weather.
Be sure to check the website at haysfoodbank.org for any updates. Clients are encouraged to arrive at 11:15 a.m. (45 minutes before distribution begins) in order to get checked in. No clients will be admitted after 12:10 p.m. New clients will need to register and receive their HCFB-issued barcode card. This is self-report only, and clients do not need to bring any documentation. All clients WILL need to bring a bag or a box to put their groceries in.
If you need more information on where to get food, all HCFB distribution sites and times are listed at http://haysfoodbank.org/distribution_schedule.aspx. In 2017, Hays County Food Bank and its 20+ partner agencies distributed 791,838 pounds of food to an average of 2,022 food insecure individuals each week. These residents were senior citizens, children, and many others facing economic challenges. "Food insecurity" refers to the availability of food and one's access to it. Hays County Food Bank is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit haysfoodbank.org or visit the food bank on Facebook or Twitter at @HaysFoodBank.