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MISSION

The mission of the Montgomery County Food Bank is to assist people who are hungry in Montgomery County, Texas. As a private non-profit organization, the Food Bank collects and distributes more than 8.1 million pounds of food each year, equating to 6.6 million meals to low-income children, adults, and seniors living in Montgomery County, Texas. Currently, the Food Bank serves an average of 35,000 + individuals each month.

PURPOSE

The Montgomery County Food Bank acts as a clearinghouse for food items donated and purchased for distribution to charities assisting the poor and victims in crisis. The Montgomery County Food Bank is a 501(c) (3) Non-Profit Organization, a partner with the Houston Food Bank and a member of the Texas Food Bank Network and a member of Feeding America.

BRIEF HISTORY

The Montgomery County Food Bank was created in 1985 by a concerned group of people who volunteered at the local Crisis Action Hot Line and recognized the need for a formal organization to distribute food to disadvantaged families and those in crisis in Montgomery County, Texas. Last year, 8.1 million pounds of nutritional food was distributed to those in need or that were experiencing a crisis. The Montgomery County Food Bank warehouses and distributes food to approximately 50 member agencies throughout Montgomery County. The agencies are accountable for food received and distributed and they must qualify as a charitable institution in accordance with Texas laws. The Food Bank has a volunteer Board of Directors – one of whom is a founding board member. Chartered by the State of Texas, the Food Bank is a charitable non-profit organization and granted tax-exempt status. For more information, please call 936-539-6686.

STAFF AND BOARD MEMBERS

Montgomery County Food Bank, Our Staff The Montgomery County Food Bank is leading the fight against hunger in Montgomery county. Our staff is the best at coming together to solve hunger in our community. LEARN MORE

PARTNERSHIPS

MC Food Bank Partnerships We provide the most cost-effective way for agencies to access the greatest variety of food and necessities in volume.  Our member agencies are able to use more of their funds to provide services to their clients. LEARN MORE

FOOD BANK GALLERY

Montgomery County Food Bank Image Gallery Thank you, volunteers! The gift of your time truly makes a difference in the lives of those we serve together. View our image gallery to see how we work and some of our recent volunteers. LEARN MORE

CAREERS

MC Food Bank Job Openings Montgomery County Food Bank recruits and retains passionate employees who have backgrounds and skills from across our entire community, who join our organization because they want to make a real difference. LEARN MORE