Fresh Food for Families, a program of the Central Texas Food Bank, offers free produce in The Caring Place drive through at 2000 Railroad Avenue on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday of the month between 9 and 10 a.m. Due to enrollment updates at the Central Texas Food Bank, all participants will need to present The Caring Place’s Food Pantry card to receive food through this program.
If neighbors do not have a Food Pantry card, they can visit Programs & Services at 2001 Railroad Avenue, Mon-Fri, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to enroll in Food Programs. The application requires self-declared information with either income or crisis eligibility to participate in the Fresh Food for Families program. No additional paperwork is needed.
The service area for The Caring Place Food Programs includes Georgetown, Andice, Bartlett, Florence, Granger, Jarrell, Jonah, Schwertner, Walburg, Weir and the portion of Hutto that lies within GISD. For qualifying individuals living within The Caring Place service area, a Food Pantry card at The Caring Place also provides monthly access to The Caring Place’s Food Pantry. The Food Pantry is located at 2000 Railroad Avenue and is open Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
If you live outside of The Caring Place service area, please visit www.centraltexasfoodbank.org and click on “Find Food Now” to locate resources in your area. Learn more about Food Programs at The Caring Place at caringplacetx.org/getfood.
ABOUT THE CARING PLACE
Since 1985, The Caring Place has provided for the basic human needs of all people in our community in a welcoming, respectful and caring way. The Caring Place is a community-based, community-supported, and community-serving organization located in Georgetown, Texas. The Caring Place service area includes Georgetown, Andice, Bartlett, Florence, Granger, Jarrell, Jonah, Schwertner, Walburg, Weir, and the portion of Hutto that lies within GISD. Learn more at caringplacetx.org.