Our Food Pantry

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How We Do It

We purchase the majority of our food from the Galveston County Food Bank.. Wyndell Deats, Cecil Henry, Larry Carter, Mark Freund, Madison & Sonya Linko pick up donated food every week from Kroger, Randall’s, Target, Olive Garden, Yard House and Auntie Anne’s Pretzels.

 

Community Contributions

  • Several churches and organizations hold food drives for us during the year.
  • We are the recipient of all the food from “Stamp Out Hunger,” a food drive held by our Post Office.
  • The students and faculty/staff of DISD hold “Stuff the Bus” food drive in November and we present a trophy to the school that collects the most food and money.
  • We have been receiving “cookie shares” from several local Girl Scout troops.
  •  True Cross Women 40 Days of Giving
  •  Randall’s, Kroger and HEB “Souper Bowl of Caring”
  • We accept donations from the red barrel in Ziegler’s Food Store and Randall’s on Clear Lake City Blvd and Space Center
  • Local churches have baskets in their church to collect for us
  • Bay Area Turning Point gives us vans filled with food
  • We also received food donations from:
    • Bay Colony Chiropractic
    • Faith Lutheran Church
    • The Watershed Church
    • New Beginning Church
    • Faith United Methodist Church
    • Dickinson First United Methodist Church
    • Gay Family Auto
    • AMOCO Federal Credit Union
    • Lockheed-Martin
    • Playing with a Purpose (Softball)