Tour the Tarrant Area Food Bank’s Community Garden

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Did you know that tens of thousands of families and individuals struggle with hunger across North Texas each day? Now you can help make a difference with the Tarrant Area Food Bank! The TAFB invites social service agencies, faith-based organizations, community service groups and the general public to tour a working community garden and learn how community gardens help feed those who are hungry across the community.

Tarrant Area Food Bank’s Community Garden program operates the TAFB Learning Garden in Fort Worth for training and demonstrations. Produce grown in the garden is distributed to local agencies serving those in need. The TAFB Learning Garden showcases a wide variety of gardening techniques, materials and planting methods to inspire others to start their own gardening projects. Read more

Empty Bowls Fort Worth 2015

Every year, Tarrant Area Food Bank’s signature event attracts over 2,000 guests and volunteers who donate their time, money and interests into a fusion of culinary and visual arts.

Empty Bowls Fort Worth allows guests to sample tons of soups and deserts from both high-end and casual dining restaurants and caterers in the Fort Worth area.

Guests can browse unique keepsakes from among 2,500 handcrafted bowls by North Texas artisans and also bid in a Live Auction for Celebrity Bowls, each signed by internationally recognized stars of stage, screen and sports ( Yo-Yo Ma, Harry Winkler “The Fonz,” Arnold Palmer, Tommy Tune, to name a few!) Read more