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Effects of COVID-19 on Minnie’s Food Pantry

In the immediate weeks following the outbreak of The Coronavirus here in North Texas, Minnie’s Food Pantry (MFP) has witnessed first-hand the severity of the virus and the detrimental impact it has on our communities, even those individuals who may have not come in contact with the disease directly. From hours and wages being decreased…

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Important Message from Cheryl Jackson

Hello, Minnie’s Family! In light of the global health scares, and in order to ensure a healthy volunteer and client experience, Minnie’s Food Pantry is taking extra precautions to minimize outbreaks and create a healthy and safe environment for all! Minnie’s Food Pantry will be offering hand sanitizer stations throughout the facilities for clients and…

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Minnie’s Food Pantry and Dallas Mavericks Present Hoops for Troops

This is what happens when Minnies Food Pantry opens there doors to partner with the NBA!! We made over 350 meals to deliver to veterans on Saturday. What a blast we had doing it A Boom moment you gotta watch the recap video it doesn’t capture half of the love that was in the Happy…

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11th Annual Feeding 10,000 giveaway hosted by David and Tamela Mann

What would Thanksgiving be like, without a turkey? Our Thanksgiving Giveaway is our largest event of the year, utilizing over 450 volunteers who sing, laugh, and dance as they dedicate their time to feed over ten thousand people in our community. Families receive all the necessary ingredients for a complete Thanksgiving meal… a turkey and…

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Minnie Blessings: Christmas Giveaway

Help us in spreading holiday cheer this year! Adopt a child for the holidays. More information coming soon. Highlights of our 2018 Christmas Giveaway

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Senior Citizen Christmas Bash

All is Bright….The Forgotten generation is what they call themselves ,but not if Minnie’s Food Pantry can help it. Gather a group of co-workers and adopt a few of our senior citizens for the holidays. They are so grateful for the smallest gift. It is really the thought that counts. Their wish list is as…

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Veterans Thanksgiving Giveaway

Watch the video below to be inspired. Minnie’s Food Pantry became an official partner of the Dallas VA in 2018. However, this is our third year of providing meals to those who have served our country. We’ve heard them say they are “the forgotten” but at Minnie’s, we are committed to changing that. This year…

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HUNGER: BY THE NUMBERS

In the United States Many Americans are living on the edge, forced to choose between basic necessities like purchasing food, paying rent, or going to the doctor. 43.1 million Americans live below the poverty level 549,000 Americans are homeless on a typical night 42 million Americans are at risk of suffering from hunger 1 in…

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A client speaks

I have PTSD. I tried to get food on Greenville Ave in Dallas at a church and they told me I had the wrong zip code and was therefore turned down for food. I come to Minnies for food and it does not matter where I live, they give me the food I need. My…

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Minnie’s Food Pantry Goes GREEN!

Since inception, Minnie’s Food Pantry has placed an emphasis on the word “healthy.” It is through healthy eating, healthy finances, and healthy minds that lives can be transformed and long-term security can be achieved.