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High Plains Food Bank

Organization: Non-Profit Food Bank
Facility Type: Warehouse
Status: Open

Address:
815 Ross St
Amarillo, TX 79102

Region:North
County/Parish:Potter


Facility has Loading Dock: Yes
Facility has Forklift: Yes

Main/General Business Number: (806) 374-8562
Main/General Business E-mail Address: (hidden)
Website: http://www.hpfb.org/







This organization provides Temporary or Permanent Service? Temporary

Notes:

THE HIGH PLAINS FOOD BANK is a non-profit organization that collects
and distributes donated, surplus food to agencies in the Texas
Panhandle. In 2006, they distributed 4.9 million pounds of food
(over 3.8 million meals!). Their mission is to Alleviate Hunger
in the Panhandle.

Approximately 205,000 meals are served each month through their
onsite agencies. An average of 7,600 families are provided with
10 days of meals each month through their pantry agencies.

To Become an Agency of the High Plains Food Bank you must be:

-A non-profit organization as defined by section 501(c)(3) of
the IRS tax code for tax-exempt organizations
-Sponsored by a 501(c)(3) organization
-The organization must meet the IRS requirements for classification
of a church
-Church sponsored
-The agency must use the food exclusively to serve the ill, needy,
or infants
-The organization must not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

The High Plains Food Bank currently serves over 163 private,
non-profit organizations, churches, senior citizens centers,
child care facilities, halfway houses, soup kitchens, and
shelters.

To find out more about becoming a member agency, please contact
Lesley Hanson by calling (806) 374-8562 or send an email to:

lesley@hpfb.org

Info Source/Changes:
http://www.hpfb.org/
(see full history)

Created At: Mon Aug 20 05:24:38 -0700 2007
Updated At: Sat Jan 26 14:30:54 -0700 2008
Updated By: LTel


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