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Texans Feeding Texans - Surplus Agricultural Products Grant Program

Deadline:  Applications must be received by 5 pm CT, Thursday, August 24, 2017. See official request for application for submission instructions. 

The Texans Feeding Texans: Surplus Agricultural grant program was established to provide surplus agricultural products to food banks and other charitable organizations that serve needy or low-income individuals. TDA awards grant funding to help offset the costs of harvesting, gleaning and transporting Texas products to Texas food banks.

To be eligible for the grant program applicants must:

1) Be a non-profit organization;
2) Have at least 5 years of experience coordinating a statewide network of food banks and charitable organizations that serve all 254 counties in Texas; and
3) operate a program that coordinates the collection and transportation of surplus agricultural products to a statewide network of food banks that provide food to needy or low-income individuals

Want to Partner?
If you are a producer or rancher wanting to partner with the Feeding Texas, please contact Feeding Texas for more information,
Jose Campuzano, Director of Supply Chain Produce:  campuzano@feedingtexas.org

 

 
Contact
Brenda Tharp
Grant Coordinator
(512) 463-6695

Mindy Fryer
Grant Coordinator
(512) 463-6908

Grants@TexasAgriculture.gov
 
 
2018-2019 Application Materials