It has been quite a journey for Dr. Ann Barnes who grew up in Houston's Fifth Ward. She started as a young doctor at Bentaub Hospital. Now she's the Chief Medical Executive over Harris Health System.
Despite having to close its offices, the Houston Food Bank continues to give back to the community in need.
The Houston Food Bank is currently serving a little less than 100,000 families per week after almost a year into the COVID-19 pandemic.
Construction is expected to wrap up in 2021.
As major Thanksgiving Day events get canceled in the Houston area, agencies are asking for the public's help to donate food and time for those in need this holiday.
Houston Restaurant Weeks is on for another month!
Houston Restaurant Weeks is the largest annual fundraiser for America’s largest food bank, the Houston Food Bank.
Houston Independent School District is continuing its food distribution efforts, operating out of 25 sites around the district to feed HISD students.
The diva of dining Cleverely Stone was a contributor to the FOX 26 Morning show for more than a decade and was one of the family, She also was the founder of Houston Restaurant Weeks which raised millions of dollars for the Houston Food Bank. Cleverly Stone passed away this week but she will always be remembered by her many friends, foodie and otherwise.
Food donations for hundreds of Houstonians in need continue at NRG Stadium as Gov. Abbott announces the next steps for the state's reopening.
Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman and other professional athlete special guests will battle it out in a virtual video game arena to raise money for the Houston Food Bank during the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Saturday, hundreds of cars waited in line outside NRG Stadium for Houston Independent School District’s Food Drive, donated by the Houston Food Bank. Many families in line have young children.
Food pantries across the area are noticing a significantly higher amount of people needing assistance with food now during the COVID-19 pandemic compared to normal.
Houston Astro Alex Bregman has launched a $1M fundraising campaign to help feed Houston-area residents experiencing food insecurity during the COVID-19 crisis.
Update on the annual Souper Bowl of Caring food drive serving local communities all across the greater Houston area.
The 30th annual Souper Bowl of Caring food drive gets underway.
Sysco is joining others in helping out the Houston Food Bank following the loss of nearly 2 million pounds of food after an ammonia leak in its refrigerated facility.
Kroger Houston is now joining in and helping the Houston Food Bank following the ammonia leak.
United Airlines says they will match up to $100,000 in individual donations to the Houston Food Bank. Additionally, MileagePlus members who donate $50 or more will receive up to 1,000 award miles for their donation.
An ammonia leak has forced the disposal of 1.8 million pounds of food at the Houston Food Bank just over a week before Thanksgiving.