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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.

Aquí puede encontrar las noticias y artículos más actuales sobre el banco de alimentos. Oprima en los links para leer sobre un tema específico.

13May

El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions Month Long Food Drive Featured
by Staff

Participating Drop Off Locations: FIRSTLIGHT FEDERAL CREDIT UNION 9983 Kenworthy- Admin Center 9993 Kenworthy 1555 N. Lee Trevino Dr. 5050 N, Desert Blvd. 2200 N Zaragoza ...

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17Apr

Walmart & Feeding America Launch "Fight Hunger, Spark Change" Campaign
by Staff

Now through April 30, Walmart is offering four ways that customers can get involved and fight hunger online, in-store and through social sharing to help secure meals for local food banks, inc...

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12Apr

#Ending Hunger with Eleanor Schoenbrun
by Youth Service America

In El Paso, one in four children is at-risk of hunger. Eleanor founded the Zavala Elementary School Food Pantry to help food insecure elementary school students, and has amplified her efforts...

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22Mar

The Facts Behind Senior Hunger Featured
by National Council for Aging Care

Nearly one in every six seniors in America faces the threat of hunger and not being properly nourished. This applies to those who aren’t sure where their next meal is coming from and those wh...

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15Mar

Spring Into Summer Food Drive Featured
by Staff

Here are the participating locations where you can donate a $5 hunger bag at Albertsons or any amount at the registers: West El Paso - Locations Map Albertsons: 5630 N Desert Blvd, El ...

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27Feb

Tune into El Pasoans Fighting Hunger's First Ever Radiothon with Mattress FIrm & iHeart Media Featured
by Staff

Mattress Firm and iHeart Media will host the first ever radiothon for El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank on Friday, March 2. The all-day radio event will air on 96.3 KHEY Country, Sunny ...

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20Feb

14th Annual Empty Bowls Event Featured
by Staff

14th Annual Empty Bowls Event is a grass roots effort to bring awareness to hunger in our community and to raise funds for El Pasoans Fighting Hunger to continue serving 91,000 food insecure ...

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19Feb

Artspace Lofts Mobile Pantry Feeds Working Families Featured
by Staff

The mobile food pantry and health fair for the Roderick Artspace Lofts in Downtown El Paso helped feed over 70 families in the nearby area. "We came here today for food and resources," Elizab...

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01Feb

Sam's Club Meals from Members Featured
by Staff

Starting today until March 31, participate online or text "MEALS" to 35350 to help feed local families in our area. For more information visit SamsClub.com/GiveMeals or follow @FeedingAmerica...

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02Jan

Childhood Hunger Becomes A Reality Featured
by Brianna Hernandez

“It’s difficult to concentrate,” Escobar said. “You’re asking your brain to work without the fuel it requires. It’s like operating a car on empty.” “Teachers and nurses see first-hand wha...

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19Dec

A Letter from the Board Chair: Food Bank Welcomes New CEO Featured
by Board Chair

Dear Food Bank Supporter, After conducting a national search, the Board of El Pasoans Fighting Hunger has hired a new Chief Executive Officer, Susan Goodell, effective on January 2, 2018. ...

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01Dec

School Breakfast on the Border Featured
by Jess Powers- WhyHungerBlog

(November 29, 2017) El Paso is geographically isolated in Far West Texas, but the community is tightly knit. Together with Ciudad Juárez across the US-Mexico border and Las Cruces in New Mexi...

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28Nov

Give A Gift This Holiday Featured
by Brianna Hernandez

Share what you are most #thankFULL for this season!

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30Oct

It's All About the Food
by Brianna Hernandez

(Nov. 1st, 2017 to Dec. 14th, 2017) KVIA ABC 7 and Albertsons are asking the community to help bring awareness and take action for the 90,000 people who don't have enough to eat daily. One i...

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30Aug

Hunger Action Month: Food Bank Asks El Paso to Take Action
by Brianna Hernandez

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger at Hotel Indigo (Kendra Scott Fashion Show)

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