Welcome to the Food Bank of West Central Texas. The Food Bank along with your help provides assistance to many of the residents of The Big Country.

Maybelle Trout

Maybelle Trout receives the Humanitarian Award

Lions Club donates #1,500 for November Thanksgiving Fill-A-Pantry boxes on November 1st.

WTU donates $2,400 to the Food Bank on October 26, 2012.



Agencies served by the Food Bank of West Central Texas provide food for a broad cross-section of households. Key characteristics include:

  • 21% of the members of the household served are children under 18 years old
  • 6% of the members of the household are children age 0 to 5 years
  • 31% of the members of the household are elderly
  • About 72% of clients are non-Hispanic white, 5% are non-Hispanic black, 22% are
    Hispanic, and the rest are from other racial groups
  • 41% of the households include at least one employed adult
  • 53% have incomes below the federal poverty level during the previous month
  • 1% are homeless

For every $10 donated, the Food Bank provides enough food for 45 meals - DONATE TODAY!

Our volunteers make a difference - VOLUNTEER TODAY!

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Save The Date

Monday, March 17, 2014

Member Agency Conference

Beltway Park Baptist Church

4009 Beltway South

Abilene, TX

Thursday, May 15th from 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

KRBC Share Your Christmas

Thursday, December 05, 2013

KRBC proudly presents this wonderful event to benefit the Food Bank of West Central Texas. This year, we will broadcast live from the KRBC-TV studio at 4501 South 14th Street, from 6am to 7pm, and want YOU to stop by to show your support! In addition to donations of food, monetary donations can also be accepted. With every $1 donation, the Food Bank can distribute 6.25 pounds of food, the equivalent of 5 meals!

Lytle Land & Cattle Restaurant Food Drive

Monday, November 18, 2013
Help us help the Abilene Food Bank. Lytle will be doing a can food drive on November 18 and 19 from 4 pm to close. Bring in 5 can food items and receive 10% off your dinner.

September is Hunger Action Month

Thursday, September 26, 2013


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The Food Bank is located at 5505 N. 1st Street, Abilene, Texas  |  Phone: (325) 695-6311  |  Fax: (325) 695-6827