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220 Herndon Street,
San Marcos, Texas 78666

 

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(512) 392-8300

 

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info@haysfoodbank.org

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DISTRIBUTION SCHEDULE

Reminder - We are an essential business.

If you qualify for services, you are allowed to visit a distribution. We provide groceries to low-income households and those suffering from a food emergency. You are allowed to visit our distributions if you need to, even under a Shelter-In-Place order.

IMPORTANT UPDATES:

  • Households may ONLY visit ONE distribution each week.
  • Distributions are pre-bagged and drive-thru.
  • Limit the amount of people in your car.
  • Have a space already cleared for your food before you arrive at distribution.

Distribution Types

All distributions will be drive-thru bagged distributions until further notice.

 

Choice Distribution (▲)

  • As available, clients will be given a choice between food items from the following categories - frozen meat, loose fruits, loose vegetables, packaged fruits, packaged vegetables, salads, baked goods, and breads. Clients should bring their own bags or boxes.  Clients will be able to go through the choice line multiple times, until all food has been distributed. Clients must arrive by posted distribution time.

 

Bagged distribution (■): 

  • As available , clients will be provided with a pre-bagged variety of food from the following categories: frozen or canned meat, canned non-perishable items, loose fruits, loose vegetables, packaged fruits, packaged vegetables, salads, baked goods, and breads. Clients do not need to bring their own bags or boxes. Clients may arrive at any time during the posted distribution.

Policies & Procedures

Clients Must:

  • Present Hays County Food Bank barcode (issued on the first visit) at every distribution in order to receive services.
    • If the barcode does not belong to the client, the person presenting the barcode MUST be listed as a proxy.
  • Follow all directions of staff members or distribution leader.
  • Only send one person per household  through the food line.
  • Supervise children at all times. 
    • Parents of unsupervised children may be asked to leave.
  • Not eat, drink, or smoke at any distribution location.
  • Treat all persons with respect.
    • If there is an issue, please report it to a staff member.
    • Staff reserves the right to refuse service to any uncooperative person.
  • Clients may visit up to one distribution each week.
    • Mobile Pantry and Fresh Foods for Families does not count as your one allowed distribution per week. It is in addition to.

Late Policy

Multiple Choice Distribution Only

  • Clients must arrive before posted distribution time, but no more than 45 minutes early.
  • Anyone who arrives late (after the posted distribution time), will receive a yellow card and will receive food last.
  • No one will be admitted 10 minutes after the posted distribution time.
 

Distribution Schedule

Households are allowed ONE visit per week.

Monday


San Marcos

No distribution until May 1st.

We will re-evaluate at that time.


San Marcos - Campus

No distribution until school is back in session.

Subject to change.

Tuesday


Kyle

St. Anthony's Catholic Church

801 N. Burleson

12:00 PM

Wednesday


San Marcos

Bobcat Stadium Parking Lot

Entrance from Robbie Lane next to H-E-B

6:00 PM


Kyle


No distribution until May 1st.

We will re-evaluate at that time.

Thursday


Buda

The Connection Church

1235 S. Loop 4

12:00 PM


San Marcos

No distribution until May 1st.

We will re-evaluate at that time.

 

Mobile Pantry &

Fresh Foods for Families

  • This is a partnership between Central Texas Food Bank and Hays County Food Bank.
  • These distributions do not count as one of your weekly allowed distributions.
  • Clients must be present to receive food.
  • Clients must be 18 years or older.
  • These are single round distributions.
  • Bring bags or boxes to carry groceries in.
  • If the weather is bad or if the mobile pantry occurs on a holiday, please call (512) 684-2559 to see if the distribution is still happening.
 

Mobile Pantry Distribution

Fresh, frozen, and non-perishable food will be given out upon availability.

First Tuesday of the Month

San Marcos High School Rattler Stadium

4660 TX-123

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

 

Fresh Foods for Families

Only fresh fruits and vegetables will be given out.

Third Thursday of the Month

San Marcos High School Rattler Stadium

4660 TX-123

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Hays County Food Bank does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, and vendors.

 

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