Disaster Relief

The Brazos Valley Food Bank is an active member of the Brazos Valley Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD).

Through the Brazos Valley VOAD, the Brazos Valley Food Bank has been involved in coordinated relief efforts in the following disasters:

  • Hurricane Katrina (emergency food pantry, food to evacuees in hotels, food to shelters, long-term care food pantry, food care packages for evacuees returning home)
  • Hurricane Rita (food and water to underserved rural communities in the Brazos Valley)
  • Hurricane Ike (bottled water, snack foods, child and adult diapers to welcome centers and shelters)
  • Dyer Mill Fires (local emergency food pantry)

To learn more about VOADs:

National VOAD

Texas VOAD

Want to be a volunteer activated to help the Brazos Valley Food Bank when a disaster strikes? Click here to send an email of interest.