Mobile Food Pantry distribution on Saturday

September 18, 2013

The Mobile Food Pantry will be at the Granbury First United Methodist Church (FUMC) distribution site Saturday, Sept. 21 from 9-11:30 a.m.

Fresh food distribution through the Tarrant Area Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry will be changing to the first Friday of each month, beginning Oct. 4, at FUMC, 301 Loop 567.

The mobile pantry provides fresh produce and meat that is often not available weekly at the community food pantries in Hood County.

If you can help area food pantries with monetary donations, food, or other services, contact any sites listed here.

BLUFF DALE AREA FOOD PANTRY

Sponsor: Bluff Dale United Methodist Church. Hours: Wednesdays from 2-4 p.m., More information: 254-728-3286.

BRAZOS RIVER BAPTIST CHURCH

2201 Mitchell Bend Highway.

Sponsor: Granbury First United Methodist Church, H-E-B and others. Hours: noon – 4 p.m. Tuesdays; 4-7 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-573-5573.

CHRISTIAN SERVICE CENTER

1903 W. Pearl St.

Sponsor: Granbury Church of Christ. Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays, 1 – 3 p.m. Also, the fourth Sunday each month from 4-6 p.m. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-573-0316 or 817-573-2613.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF LIPAN

214 N. Kickapoo, Lipan.

Sponsor: First Baptist Church of Lipan. More information: 254-646-2484.

GRANBURY FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH FOOD MINISTRY

301 Loop 567.

Sponsor: Granbury First United Methodist Church. Hours: Monday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-573-5573.

JOSEPH’S LOCKER OUTREACH

1003 Paluxy Road.

Sponsor: Joseph’s Locker Outreach Ministry. Hours: 9 a.m. to noon, Monday – Thursday. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-579-1446.

LOAVES & FISHES MINISTRY

3410 Glen Rose Highway, at Contrary Creek.

Sponsor: Lakeside Baptist Church. Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 1-3 p.m. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-573-2094.

MISSION GRANBURY

1310 Weatherford Highway #120.

Sponsor: Mission Granbury. Food pantry for families with children: Tuesday from 9-11 a.m. General food pantry hours: Tuesday from noon-4 p.m.; Monday, Wednesday, Thursday from 9 a.m. -4 p.m. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-579-6866.

August statistics:

Ada Carey Center (43); Hotline (209), Crisis Calls (68); EAN (947 households and 3,518 members, 73 tornado victim families and 419 members); Legal Day (23); Counseling(57); CASA (111); Victims Assistance Program (33 new clients, 16 continued); Family Violence and Sexual Assault Legal Clinic (6 clients).

Total served: 4,525

PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE

306 Kings Plaza.

Sponsor: People Helping People. Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-573-7801.

August statistics: Assisted 808 families, (3,695 individuals). Volunteers worked a total of 2,710 hours.

RUTH’S PLACE/OAK TRAIL SHORES

2723 Maplewood.

Sponsor: Granbury First United Methodist Church. Hours: Tuesdays, 3 -5:30 p.m. More information: Email [email protected] or call 817-579-1521.

ST. FRANCES CABRINI

EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY

2301 Acton Highway.

Sponsor: Cooperative effort with St. Frances and Mission Granbury. Hours: Fridays, noon to 4 p.m. More information: 817-362-2131.

TOLAR FOOD PANTRY

8812 Highway 377 West, Tolar (at Tolar United Methodist Church).

Sponsor: Cooperative effort in the community and with local churches. Hours: Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m. More information: 254-835-4005.

WARRIORS FOR CHRIST

Food Pantry

6109 Tin Top Highway, Granbury.

Sponsor: Warriors for Christ. Hours: 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. on the third Saturday each month.

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