Give Food

stacyHow Can Individuals Donate Food to the Brazos Valley Food Bank?

 Brazos Valley Food Bank is always in need of food donations.  Only ten percent (10%) of food donated comes from individuals or food drives.  Due to safety regulations, the Brazos Valley Food Bank is unable to accept homemade food and refrigerated or frozen items from individuals.  

Need suggestions on food items to donate to the Brazos Valley Food Bank? Click on the most needed items link below.

Please bring your food donations to:

Brazos Valley Food Bank
1501 Independence, Bryan, TX 77803

8:30 am -12:00 pm and 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm

All food donations are tax-deductible, and donors will receive a receipt at the time of donation from the Brazos Valley Food Bank. If a tax-deductible receipt is not necessary, shelf-stable food donations are accepted at local grocery stores that participate in the Red Barrel Program

Support the Brazos Valley Food Bank by hosting a Food Drive to help fight hunger in the Brazos Valley.

Food drives are a fun and easy way to support the Brazos Valley Food Bank. Individuals, groups, and organizations of all sizes and ages can host successful food drives that help feed those in need in our community.

The Brazos Valley Food Bank has provided some helpful guidelines below to help make your food drive a success. You will find ideas on how to get started, ideas on how to promote your food drive, a list of FAQs and a list of food most needed by the Brazos Valley Food bank.  

After you have explored the food drive guidelines, you are ready to fill out the food drive registration form!   

We encourage everyone that conducts a food drive to call and schedule an appointment to drop off the donations collected, so that we can better assist you.

Please call our Food & Friends Manager at (979)779-3663 ext. 121.

When arriving at the Brazos Valley Food Bank, please enter the property through the gates on Independence Avenue.  Pull up to the edge dock located under the covered awning, ring the doorbell located next to the pedestrian door.

Please watch out for volunteers, forklifts and trucks entering and leaving the warehouse. 

Once your donation has been received, you will exit the parking lot the same way that you entered, via the gate on Independence Avenue.