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North Texas Food Bank moves to Dallas Farmers Market
June 28, 2014
The North Texas Food Bank announces that it will relocate from Cockrell Hill to the Dallas Farmers Market.
Watch the video on NBCDFW.com...

North Texas Food Bank kicks off its Largest Matching Challenge Ever
June 1, 2014
The Crowley Foundation and five Perot siblings team up to offer the largest matching challenge in the North Texas Food Bank's history.
Read more on the Dallas Morning News story...

Taste of the NFL unites Dallas Cowboys fans and culinary elite for a cause
May 27, 2014
Taste of the NFL, a beloved foodie event, marked 10 years of tackling childhood hunger with the North Texas Food Bank. 
Read more on the Culture Map story...

Chief of North Texas Food Bank reminds that hunger not a sometime thing
April 23, 2014
Jan Pruitt, president and CEO of the North Texas Food Bank, recently wrote to remind us that feeding hungry families is especially important in the summer. 
Read more on the Dallas Morning News story...

Nourishing Neighbors sends food to homebound seniors
April 18, 2014
Twice a month, volunteers with the North Texas Food Bank deliver wholesome food to homebound seniors. 
Watch the video report on WFAA.com...

County's juvenile justice alternative education program opens food pantry to serve students, families
March 17, 2014
The Dallas County Juvenile Justice Alternative Education program is opening a food pantry Tuesday with the help of the North Texas Food Bank and the county's jury stipend donations designated for helping at-risk youth.
Read more on the Dallas Morning News story...

Record Feat Feeds, Too
February 23, 2014
1,900 people set a Guinness World Record for the most people making sandwiches simultaneously, more than doubling the previous record.
Read more on the Dallas Morning News story...

Jobs Aplenty in Dallas, But Poverty Stays High
February 2, 2014
For hundreds of struggling Dallas families, Fridays mean food. Each week, cars and trucks line up for hours to wait for bags of donated groceries.Many of those waiting are the Dallas area’s working poor, people who have paid their rent, their car payments and their utility bills, but don’t have enough left over to buy food.
Read more on the Dallas Morning News story…

NTFB Gets Grant To Help Seniors
January 28, 2014
NBC 5 has partnered with NBC Universal giving away $100,000 to North Texas nonprofit organizations. The North Texas Food Bank was awarded and recognized for its work within the community.
Read more on the NBC DFW story…

Dates for 2014 DFW Restaurant Week are Released
January 28, 2014
Hang on to your credit card, the North Texas Food Bank and Lena Pope Home are announcing the 2014 DFW Restaurant Week, presented by Central Market dates. The fun begins the week of August 11-17, 2014. They expect more than 125 restaurants to participate.
Read more on the Side Dish story…

Rangers Join Fight Against Hunger On MLK Day
January 20, 2014
The grapefruit came from the south Texas town of Mission, off of one of the many farms in the lush and fertile Rio Grande Valley. They were delivered by the hundreds in big boxes sent to the North Texas Food Bank's warehouse in southwest Dallas.
Read more on the MLB.com story…

Texas Rangers, Students Volunteer at NTFB on MLK Day
January 20, 2014
The Rangers volunteer group spent Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day volunteering and sorted through 17,000 meals in one afternoon at the North Texas Food Bank.
Read more on the NBC DFW story…

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