Our mission is to combat the hunger crisis in our region by strategically procuring and distributing nutritious food through community partners…because no one should go hungry.

Please find the latest news and articles about us below. Click on tags listed on the left sidebar to read about a specific topic.

21Jun

Real Stories of Hunger: Priscilla Featured
by Brianna Hernandez

Priscilla is a Navy veteran who has two young daughters and lives in El Paso. She cannot find full time work because she cannot afford daycare. She works odd jobs during the three hours her d...

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08Jun

Plastic Molding Technology Contributes $50,000 to Food Bank
by Brianna Hernandez

Plastic Molding Technology (PMT) Inc. presented El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank with a $50,000 cumulative gift, on behalf of CEO and Owner Charles Sholtis and Training & Development Coor...

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13May

25th Annual Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger Collects Over 150,000 Pounds of Food
by Brianna Hernandez

The 25th annual letter carriers’ food drive, Stamp Out Hunger, collected 153,249 pounds of food. The National Association of Letter Carriers’ (NALC), helped give back to communities by encour...

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11May

Tin Man Unveils a Heart For Food: Growler Proceeds Benefit El Pasoans Fighting Hunger
by Brianna Hernandez

Tin Man calls attention to our community with all proceeds from a one-of-a-kind growler benefiting El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank. The announcement was made at Tin Man Montecillo 4935 N...

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10May

Social Services Coordinator Selected as THHSC Community Partner Forum Panelist
by Brianna Hernandez

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger’s Social Services Coordinator, April Rosales, was selected to speak as a panelist at the Upper Rio Grande Valley Regional Community Partner Forum. The forum was on ...

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20Apr

Food Rescue Month: Burkitt Foundation Grants $20,000 for 11 Pantries to Receive Refrigerators
by Brianna Hernandez

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank (EPFH) received a $20,000 grant to purchase refrigerators for partner pantries to store and distribute produce. The grant was part of a larger grant of $1...

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17Mar

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger is in Luck this St. Patrick's Day!
by Brianna Hernandez

Thanks to the generosity of grocery shoppers at Albertsons and the Albertsons Companies Foundation, a $100,000 check and 6 tons of food was donated to the Food Bank. Community leaders suc...

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10Mar

Texas Gas Service Teams Up with Food Bank for Mobile Pantry & $30,000
by Brianna Hernandez

Texas Gas Service employees distributed food to school families through a mobile pantry at Bel Air High School on Friday, March 10 at 9 a.m. In addition, Texas Gas Service presented a $30...

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01Sep

September is Hunger Action Month
by Staff

A nationwide network of food banks will observe Hunger Action Month in September. This initiative is designed to mobilize the public to take action on the issue of hunger and join the movemen...

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24Aug

Challenge Grants Help Support School Pantries
by Staff

Thanks to the generosity of two generous foundations, EPFH may receive a boost for school pantry programs. The Paso del Norte Foundation will award EPFH $7,500, provided EPFH raises an add...

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