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Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month

June not only marks the start of summer; it’s also National Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month. This is a time to focus on nutrition and eating right, so of course we had to bring out the Hays County Food Bank

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So, what would YOU do with 3,000 pounds of cereal?

Last week, H-E-B generously donated 252 cases of H-E-B Corn Flakes cereal to the Hays County Food Bank. Now, that’s a LOT of cereal. How much cereal is that, exactly? Well, that was my first question as I gawked at

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A record 8,873 people served for Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, 8,873 of our neighbors enjoyed a holiday feast with our annual turkey box program.  This number represents an increase of 36% from last year.  Families in Buda, Kyle, Wimberley, San Marcos, Martindale, and outlying areas received a turkey

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H-E-B makes a huge impact year after year!

This week’s spotlight goes to our largest contributor, H-E-B grocery stores. In 2010 H-E-B has donated 296,824 pounds of food, valued at over $500,000, and $3,000 from their “Help End Hunger” campaign! The two local San Marcos H-E-B’s, Kyle H-E-B

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Upcoming Events

Sep
2
Wed
6:00 pm Kyle Distribution
Kyle Distribution
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Required documents: Photo ID-Must be at least 18 years old Proof of Address-Currently dated utility bill or document with name and street address-No P.O. Boxes Barcode Card-Once issued by Food Bank Distribution Guidelines: Mandatory check-in begins 45 minutes prior to
6:00 pm San Marcos Distribution
San Marcos Distribution
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
**Distribution will be held at the San Marcos Recreation Hall in the City Park (170 Charles Austin Dr.) on the following dates: Wednesday, August 19th Wednesday, September 2nd Wednesday, September 16th Wednesday, October 7th **Distribution times remain the same.  
Sep
3
Thu
11:30 am San Marcos Distribution
San Marcos Distribution
Sep 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Required documents: Photo ID-Must be at least 18 years old Proof of Address-Currently dated utility bill or document with name and street address-No P.O. Boxes Barcode Card-Once issued by Food Bank Distribution Guidelines: Mandatory check-in begins 45 minutes prior to
4:00 pm Martindale Distribution
Martindale Distribution
Sep 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Required documents: Photo ID-Must be at least 18 years old Proof of Address-Currently dated utility bill or document with name and street address-No P.O. Boxes Barcode Card-Once issued by Food Bank Distribution Guidelines: Mandatory check-in begins 45 minutes prior to
Sep
8
Tue
12:00 pm Kyle Distribution
Kyle Distribution
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Required documents: Photo ID-Must be at least 18 years old Proof of Address-Currently dated utility bill or document with name and street address-No P.O. Boxes Barcode Card-Once issued by Food Bank Distribution Guidelines: Mandatory check-in begins 45 minutes prior to
6:00 pm Food Wise – A Get FED Nutrition ...
Food Wise – A Get FED Nutrition ...
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Wise - A Get FED Nutrition Cooking Class @ Chapultepec | San Marcos | Texas | United States
Food-Wise is a nutrition and hands-on cooking class for families, and it includes both children and adults. This cooking class focuses on the nutrient value of individual fruits and vegetables in a hands-on cooking class to demonstrate how to cook

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