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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.

26Jun

Primary Distribution Sites
by Marty Otero

Primary Drive-Thru Distribution Sites

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26Jun

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Reaches $1MM Goal for the Paul L. Foster Family Foundation, Woody and Gay
by Marty Otero

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2020 Contacts: Alix Duchouquette (915) 227-4945 aduchouquette@mithoffburton.com Chris Lechuga (915) 274-2407 clechuga@rabengroup.com Dona...

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26Jun

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger adds new food distribution site serving Fort Bliss
by Marty Otero

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE El Paso, TX— EPFH has added a NEW mobile pantry drive-thru distribution site serving Fort Bliss in partnership with El Paso Armed Services YMCA. The site began distri...

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28Apr

Home Delivery Pilot Project
by Staff

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger is accepting registrations for the wait list of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Home Delivery Food program. Anuncio de lectura en español (#spanish) Please Note: R...

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17Apr

​TRAFFIC TO EL PASOANS FIGHTING HUNGER FOOD BANK WILL BE REROUTED TO AVOID BACKUP ON AMERICAS AVENUE
by Staff

TRAFFIC TO EL PASOANS FIGHTING HUNGER FOOD BANK WILL BE REROUTED TO AVOID BACKUP ON AMERICAS AVENUE Beginning Monday, April 20, 2020, El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank (9541 Plaza Circl...

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06Apr

EMERGENCY FOOD BOX DISTRIBUTION SCHEDULE Featured
by Staff

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank’s COVID-19 response team has modified its emergency food box drive-thru distribution schedule to ensure broad coverage across El Paso County. The sche...

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30Mar

HELP THE FOOD BANKS Featured
by Staff

HELP THE FOOD BANKS Best I’ve felt since we’ve been sheltering in place and keeping our social distance was today, volunteering at the food bank in El Paso. El Pasoans Fighting Hunger s...

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20Mar

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank’s Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
by EPFHFB

Like the rest of the world, the El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank continues to closely monitoring the evolving Corona virus situation and following guidance from the Centers for Disease Co...

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20Mar

Our Work Continues- We NEED Volunteers
by EPFHFB

Right now, volunteer shifts are continuing.We need 40-60 volunteers per 4 hour shift. Click here to sign up for a shift. (https://www.cervistech.com/acts/console.php?console_id=0371&console_t...

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18Mar

COVID-19 Virus (Coronavirus) Announcement Featured
by EPFHFB

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EL PASOANS FIGHTING HUNGER FOOD BANK CONTINUES OPERATION TO ENSURE VULNERABLE CITIZENS GET THE FOOD AND ASSISTANCE THEY NEED El Paso, TX — El Pasoans Fighting Hung...

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12Mar

The 2020 Census - There's a lot at stake Featured
by Staff

● Every ten years, the federal government conducts a nationwide census count of everyone residing in the United States. ○ The 2020 Census is important for everyone, but especially for peop...

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17Feb

3 Devastating Effects of Hunger on the Body Featured
by Staff

A bulging stomach. A boney frame. That’s what many people imagine when they think about the impact of hunger on the body. And it’s true, extreme hunger and malnourishment can have that effect...

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10Feb

What is the difference between a food bank and food pantry? Featured
by Staff

What is the difference between a food bank and food pantry? We are so glad you asked! The Feeding America network includes 200 food banks and 60,000 food pantries and meal programs that provides ...

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05Feb

What to donate to a food bank and what to avoid Featured
by Staff

So, you’re ready to donate food to your local food bank. That’s great! Whether you’re starting a food drive (https://www.feedingamerica.org/ways-to-give/food-drives) or just planning to grab ...

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03Feb

2020 Census - Why an undercount is detrimental to our community Featured
by Staff

Every ten years, the federal government conducts a nationwide census count of everyone residing in the United States. The 2020 Census is important for everyone, but especially for...

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