KBTX Food for Families

The holidays are a time when family and friends come together. As the family of KBTX prepares for the holidays, we invite you and your family to join us Wednesday, December 4th across the Brazos Valley for the 24th annual Food for Families Food Drive.

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We're broadcasting live until 7 p.m. as we work to alleviate hunger in the Brazos Valley.

Join us in Bryan at The Brazos Center, in Madisonville at the Kimbro Center, in Franklin at the Pridgeon Community Center, in Hearne at the Railroad Depot, in Caldwell at St. Mary’s, Lady of the Lourdes Catholic Church Hall or in Navasota at Mid-South Synergy.

Shop any local stores using the list below to help support this incredible effort that benefits the Brazos Valley Food Bank, your local non-profit organization “seeking to eliminate hunger by the distribution of food and grocery products through a network of nonprofit organization while providing education and community awareness on issues of hunger.” Together we can make a difference.

To donate online, click on the Related Links section of this story. You can also donate from your phone by texting KBTX to 313131.

To your family, from our family at KBTX, HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Items Needed


(Please Remember, Non-perishables only! No homemade or perishable items will be accepted.)

Beans (canned or dried)
Vegetables (canned)
Canned Meats
Cereal (family size)
Cereal (individual size)
Cereal Bars
Chili
Coffee
Diapers (child & adult)
Flour
Fruits (canned)
Mac n’ Cheese
Fruit cups (shelf stable)
Granola Bars
Jam/Jelly
Juice Boxes (individual size)
Ketchup & Mustard
Vienna Sausages (poptop)
Oatmeal
Paper Towel
Peanut Butter
Pudding (shelf stable)
Rice Ravioli
Pasta
Sugar
Soup (regular and pop top)
Toilet Paper
Tuna (regular and pop top)
Tuna/Chicken Salad kits
Bottled Water

2018 Totals

Overall Total
177,869 pounds
$144,457

Brazos Center
133,216 pounds
*$102,861

Burleson County
12,764 pounds
$26,168

Robertson County
3,134 pounds
$1600

Madison County
13,755 pounds
$5828

Grimes County
15,000 pounds
$8000