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Tarrant Area Food Bank distributes food to pantries in 13 counties. If you or your loved ones need food, use our Find Food Map to find a local food pantry.



In 2020, dedicated people like you donated 60,800 hours of their time to help fill empty plates. Sign up today to help us defeat hunger.



With your help, TAFB provided access to 60 million nutritious meals in fiscal year 2020. Every $10 equals 50 meals for hungry children, families and seniors in our community.


Our Mission

Empowering our communities to alleviate hunger by providing food, education and resources.

About Tarrant Area Food Bank

Tarrant Area Food Bank was founded in 1982 by a group of Fort Worth residents concerned about hunger in their community. It is now the primary source of donated food for hunger-relief charities and feeding programs in Tarrant and 12 surrounding counties, serving 1,000,000 meals each week.


Nutritious meals provided in a year

Volunteer Center Grand Reopening!

After nearly a year of closure due to COVID-19, we're excited to see you again in our Distribution Center Quality Control.

Farmers Markets Serve Young Families

This year, TAFB will be open in five locations in collaboration with Grow North Texas and Cowtown Farmers Markets to provide local produce to SNAP and WIC participants, as well as the general public.


Learn more about TAFB's mission
Focusing on the Future: 4 New and Innovative Ways TAFB Serves Children and Teens
Serving children and teens in our 13-county service area has always been a top priority for Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB). Since 1993, we have done this [...]
NEW PROGRAM: Fort Worx Apprentices Learn in TAFB Mission Kitchen
FORT WORTH, TEXAS (April 12, 2021) The Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB), Taste Project, and The Culinary School of Fort Worth are proud to announce the launch [...]
The Vehicle Asset Test Prevents Hungry Texans from Getting SNAP Benefits
Earlier this year, Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB) has participated in multiple Days of Action with Feeding Texas to help increase Texans' access to SNAP, or the [...]