The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent


The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent serves Calhoun, Colorado, DeWitt, Goliad, Gonzales, Jackson, Lavaca, Matagorda, Refugio, Victoria, and Wharton counties. We work with nearly 100 active organizations, distributing product to our partner agencies who then feed more than 20,000 people every month.If you or someone you know needs assistance filling out applications for SNAP benefits, Medicaid, Women's Medicaid, CHIPS, or other services, the Food Bank's Outreach Coordinator, Carol Ayala, can assist. (hablamos Espanol) You can contact Carol at 361-578-0591 or via email following list identifies agencies currently serving clients in our eleven-county area. If you would like a complete listing of the agencies in your area, please call the Food Bank at 361-578-0591.CALHOUN COUNTYFirst Baptist Church – Seadrift302 Dallas, Seadrift, TX361-785-3411Hours: Wednesday, 9am-12pmSeadrift U.M.C. Food Pantry601 South Second Street, Seadrift, TX361-552-1722Hours: 3rd Tuesday Monthly, 4pm-6pmCalhoun County Community Ministries331 Alcoa Drive, Pt. Lavaca, TX361-552-1722Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-12pmFBGC Mobile Pantry Distribution186 CR 101, Pt. Lavaca, TX361-552-1722Hours: 3rd Wednesday Monthly, 9am-12pm

COLORADO COUNTYColumbus Food Pantry419 Washington St., Columbus, TX979-732-4930Hours: 3rd Friday Monthly, 10:30am-12pm & 1pm-2pmEagle Lake Food Pantry527 N. Lake, Eagle Lake, TX979-234-2571Hours: Monday, 9:30am-11:30amWeimar We Can506 West Main, Weimar, TX979-725-9504Hours: 3rd Sunday Monthly, 2pm-4p 

DEWITT COUNTYC.A.M.A.L., INC.118 W. Main Street, Cuero, TX361-275-5022Hours: 2nd Thursday Monthly9:30am-10:30am: Seniors2:00pm-6:00pm: Everyone4th Thursday Monthly9:00am-1:00pm: EveryoneMore Than Food – Lifeway Church403 Sarah Street, Cuero, TX361-275-3920Hours: Tuesday, 6pm-7:30pmYorktown Assistance Ministry123 Eckhardt, Yorktown, TX361-564-3260Hours: 1st & 3rd Wednesday Monthly, 9am-12pm 

GOLIAD COUNTYFannin U.M.C. Food PantryEmergency Assistance Available9852 U.S. Hwy. 59 North, Fannin, TX361-645-1009Hours: 2nd Thursday Monthly, 10:30am-12pmGoliad County Outreach Food Pantry611 End Street, Goliad, TX361-645-3311Hours: 3rd Thursday Monthly, 9am-12pm 

GONZALES COUNTYGod’s Storehouse400 Franklin & Fourth Street, Nixon, TXThursday, 9am-11amGonzales Christian Assistance Ministry708 St. Louis, Gonzales, TX830-572-5566Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am-11:30amFBGC Mobile Pantry DistributionNixon-Smiley Stock Show Barn, 1001 HWY 87 E, Nixon, TX361-578-0591FBGC Mobile Pantry DistributionWaelder Community Center, 311 HWY 90 W, Waelder, TX361-578-0591Hours: 2nd Friday Monthly, 9am-11am 

JACKSON COUNTYFBGC Mobile PantryFirst Assembly of God115 W. CypressHours: Last Friday Monthly, 10am-12pmFor more information, please call 361-578-0591 

LAVACA COUNTYManna Food Pantry418 W. Ridge, Hallettsville, TX361-798-9111Hours: Tuesday, 10am-2pmFirst Baptist Church – Yoakum202 Grand, Yoakum, TX361-293-2319Hours: Tuesday, 1:30pm-4pmFirst United Methodist- Shiner102 W Church, Shiner, TX361-594-3830Hours: Thursday, 9am-11am 

MATAGORDA COUNTYRobert Duran Caring & Sharing706 Commerce, Palacios, TX361-972-6355Hours: 1st & 2nd Tuesday & Friday Monthly, 8am-11am3rd Wednesday Monthly, Home DeliveriesFirst United Methodist Church2304 Avenue H, Bay City, TXPhone: 979-245-4627Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 1pm-3pmHarvest House2204 Nichols St, Bay City, TX979-245-1611Hours: Wednesday, 10am-12pmSalvation Army – Bay City1911 Seventh Street, Bay City, TX979-244-1777Hours: Tuesday, 9am-11amSt. Paul's United Methodist Church3102 5th Street, Bay City, TX979-479-2117Hours: Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pmOur Lady of Guadalupe St. Vincent de Paul Ministry1412 12th St., Bay City, TX979-245-2010Hours: Thursdays, 9:30am-11:30am 

REFUGIO COUNTYGood Samaritan711 Commerce Street, Refugio, TX361-526-5552Hours: 1st Monday Monthly- Senior Day, 9am-11am1st Tuesday & Thursday Monthly, 9am-11am3rd Monday Monthly – Senior Day, 9am-11am3rd Tuesday & Thursday Monthly, 9am-11amAustwell-Tivoli Food PantryHwy 35 @ 1st Lutheran Church, Tivoli, TX361-286-3325Hours: 4th Tuesday Monthly, 3:30pm-5pm 

VICTORIA COUNTYChrist’s Kitchen Soup Kitchen611 E. Warren, Victoria, TXPhone: 361-578-4233Hours: Monday-Saturday, 11am–1pmFaith Family Church2002 E. Mockingbird Lane, Victoria, TX361-573-2484Hours: Sunday, 10am–10:30amOur Lady of Lourdes ChurchSt. Vincent de Paul Food PantryAssists Residents in the area from Pt. Lavaca Hwy to Red River Street.105 N. William, Victoria, TX361-648-1867 (voice mailbox)Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 10am–2pmOur Lady of Victory ChurchSt. Vincent de Paul Food PantryAssists Residents North of Red River Street1309 E. Mesquite, Victoria, TX571-477-1502 (voice mailbox)Hours: Tuesday, 5pm–7pmRushing Winds Ministries1104 N. Wheeler, Victoria, TXPhone: 361-212-9374 (Brother Mike, Director)Hours: By Appointment (call for assistance)Salvation ArmyFood Pantry and Shelter1302 N. Louis, Victoria, TX361-576-1297Hours: Monday-Friday, 1pm–4pmSt. Mary’s ChurchSt. Vincent de Paul Food PantryAssists residents in the downtown area and south of Port Lavaca Hwy.402 S. Main, Victoria, TX361-573-4328, ext. 218 (voice mailbox; leave message for call back)Hours: By Appointment OnlyTelferner United Methodist Church100 East Street, Telferner, TX361-575-4918Hours: Last Monday Monthly, 3pm–6pmVictoria Christian Assistance Ministries (VCAM)108 North Liberty, Victoria, TX361-572-0048Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-12pmMeals on Wheels Community Action361-578-2989To find other resources in Victoria, call 211 

WHARTON COUNTYBlessing Cup Storehouse507 Bruns, El Campo, TX979-543-820Hours: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 9am-12pmPilgrims Rest Baptist Church810 Palacios Street, El Campo, TX979-543-3588Hours: 1st Thursday Monthly, 7:30am-10amWharton County SHAREServing East Wharton Co, Boling, East Bernard, Glen Flora, Hungerford, and Lane City229 W. Milam Street, Wharton, TX979-282-2021Hours: Monday & Thursday, 10am-2pmHoly Trinity ChurchEmergency Assistance Available979-533-9494 (voice mailbox)Hours: By appointment onlyFBGC Mobile Pantry Distribution1105 Main, East Bernard, TX361-578-0591Hours: 3rd Friday Monthly, 11am-1pm


Career Phase:
  • No Requirement
Discharges Allowed:
  • No Minimum Discharge
Military Branch:
  • No Requirement
Programs for Family Members:
Service Counties:
  • Calhoun
  • DeWitt
  • Goliad
  • Jackson
  • Lavaca
  • Refugio
  • Victoria
  • Gonzales
  • Colorado
  • Matagorda
  • Wharton
Services Category:
  • Basic - Food
VA Disability Rating Requirement:
  • No Disability Requirement
Vet Plus:
  • No Requirement
  • Senior Vets