Program Detail

Houston Food Bank

535 Portwall Street   Houston, TX 77029

Mailing Address

832-369-9390 Food Stamp Application Hotline
713-223-1424 Fax


SERVICE PHONE:713-223-3700 Main

DESCRIPTION:The Houston Food Bank provides nutritious wholesome food more than 400 charities and provides food to individuals who meet their eligibility requirements. To become an agency, contact Agency Services at 713-547-8668 or 713-223-3700.

INTAKE PROCEDURE:Call 713-223-3700 or visit to find nearest food pantry or meal site; Call 832-369-9390 for food stamp application assistance

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:Proof of non-profit status and completed questionnaire

ELIGIBILITY:Must be non-profit; Tax exempt agency with primary focus of providing food for needy

HOURS:Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm

AREA SERVED:Counties: Austin, Brazoria, Brazos, Burleson, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Grimes, Harris, Liberty, Madison, Montgomery, Robertson, San Jacinto, Trinity, Waller, Walker, Washington


  • Food Banks/Food Distribution Warehouses

SITE HOURS:Mon 7:00a.m-5:30p.m, Tues-Fri 7:00am-9:00pm, Sat 7:00am-4:00pm

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