El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank
…because no one should go hungry

9541 Plaza Circle,
El Paso, TX 79927
(915) 298-0353 Email Us
Office Hours: 8AM - 5PM
Food Distribution: 9AM - 4PM
Sat: Closed Sun: Closed
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Be a Hunger Fighter!

If your organization is a 501c3 located in El Paso, Hudspeth, or Culberson County, you hold the key to ending hunger in our community. Partner with El Pasoans Fighting Hunger and become a powerful force in ensuring that no one in our region ever goes to bed hungry. Together, we can make a hunger-free future a reality.

¡Sé un Luchador Contra el Hambre! Si tu organización es una entidad 501c3 ubicada en los condados de El Paso, Hudspeth o Culberson, tienes el poder de poner fin al hambre en nuestra comunidad. Asóciate con El Pasoans Fighting Hunger y conviértete en una fuerza poderosa para garantizar que nadie en nuestra región se acueste con hambre. Juntos, podemos hacer que un futuro sin hambre sea una realidad.

Food Handler Civil Rights

Steps to Become a Partner Agency


Orientation and Tours

Attend Partner Agency Orientation Class

Learn about our programs, agency eligibility requirements and the overall application and approval process. During this training we will also discuss how to access product from El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank.

Staff will be available to provide tours and answer questions about the partner application process.


Application Process

During this step, you will complete/gather the following:

  • Agency Application
  • Copy of 501 c 3 letter from the IRS
  • Photo of the Inside and Outside of your storage area
  • Pest Control Documentation
  • Food Handler’s License (if you are preparing meals)
  • Health Inspection (if you are preparing meals)
  • Food Permit (if you are preparing meals)
  • Foster Care License (for each participating family in the pod)
  • Foster Home Health Inspection (for each participating family)

Inspection and Approval

  • Inspection/Site Visit
  • Approval or recommendations for improvements
  • Creating account and agency cards
  • Ordering and picking up product through the warehouse

Ongoing Requirements

Attend Partner Agency Orientation

  • Having new staff of agency trained if there is turn over in management
  • Mandatory attendance of an annual Agency Relations Conference (several are scheduled throughout the year)
  • Renewal of application, pest control and other requested documentation
  • Annual inspection/site visit from EPFH
  • Mandatory food safety training of at least one volunteer

Application Form

For any organization interested in partnering with EPFH, please download and review the Partner Agency Application Packet. Most of the information we require from you can be found in that packet. If you need clarification or have further questions, please email the Partner Agency Manager. The contact information can be found in the application package.

Para cualquier organización interesada en asociarse con EPFH, por favor descarguen y revisen el Paquete de Solicitud de Agencia Socia. La mayoría de la información que necesitamos de ustedes se encuentra en ese paquete. Si necesitan aclaraciones o tienen preguntas adicionales, por favor envíen un correo electrónico al Gerente de la Agencia Socia. La información de contacto se encuentra en el paquete de solicitud.

1. Partner Agency Application Packet.pdf

2. 3 Church Qualifier Documentation.pdf

Intake Form Process Procedure

please find the detailed procedure of the intake process of the application

1. H1555 Form Participant Application.pdf

2. H1555bENGLISH.pdf

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