Our 15th annual holiday meal box program is now open for sign-up. Household must qualify. If your household is in need of food assistance this Thanksgiving, please reserve your meal box now.

Nuestro programa anual de caja de pavo ya está abierto para inscribirse. El hogar debe calificar. Si su hogar necesita asistencia alimentaria este Día de Acción de Gracias, reserve su caja de comida ahora.


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Distribution Schedule!


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  • Households may visit one Hays County Food Bank distribution each week.
  • Notice changes in schedule.
  • No Wednesday distribution - San Marcos distribution will be on Monday at SM Public Library until further notice.
  • There will be volunteers to assist with carrying groceries to cars at the walk-up distributions.


Hays County Food Bank Distribution Program

Effective October 18, 2021


Monday - San Marcos - 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

San Marcos Public Library (625 E. Hopkins)

Drive-Thru distribution


Tuesday - Kyle - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

St. Anthony's Catholic Church (801 N. Burleson)

Walk-Up distribution

Bring bags/boxes

Bring rolling cart or cooler if you have one


UPDATE! Thursday - Buda - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Buda City Park (204 San Antonio St.)

Drive-Thru distribution


Wimberley - 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

Cypress Creek Church (211 Stillwater St.)

Drive-Thru distribution

  • October 20
  • November 3
  • December 1


Pre-register for Wimberley distribution through button below. While it is not required, it is suggested to make distribution move quicker.



Central Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry


First Tuesday - San Marcos - 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

San Marcos Toyota Rattler Stadium (4660 TX-123)


First Saturday - Kyle - 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

ACC - Hays Campus (1200 Kohlers Crossing)

15th Annual
Turkeys Tackling Hunger

A $30 donation covers the cost of one holiday meal box to be given out before Thanksgiving to a family in need. It comes filled with traditional sides and a frozen turkey to be enjoyed as a home-cooked meal this holiday season.


2021 Sponsors


Where do we get food from?

Hays County Food Bank sees thousands of pounds of food daily. But where does it come from? Who is responsible for the food we give out at our public food distributions and to our local partner organizations? Join us, as we share a day in the life of food acquisition.

Volunteer of the Month

Crystal Oberle

"I'm just happy to help! I enjoy volunteering here!"


Crystal is a true asset on our team. She shows up, ready to work, at several distributions each week. She's always got a smile on her face and is a true joy each week.


Thank you, Crystal!

Amazon Wish List

Shop for the food bank from home

Many items we need, can be purchased right through our Amazon Wish List. Donate food from the comfort of your own couch!

Donate through Amazon Smile and make an even bigger impact. Choose Hays County Food Bank as your charity of choice, and a small amount will be donated for every qualifying purchase.

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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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