Allan Hubbard
Executive Director

We have satellite pantries in Blossom, Deport, Powderly, and Roxton.

Find out what days & times they're open + where these pantries are located.

Open year-round. We distribute groceries 2 days a week. Customers are able to receive assistance every other week. 

Open to customers:

Tuesday: 1:30-4:30 pm

Thursday: 8:30-11:30 am

Senior Food Box (age 60+) given out the 2nd Monday of each month from 9-11 a.m.

We're a nationally trusted non-profit agency. Find out more at our

GuideStar profile.

Serving times

Meet Our Team

  • Greeters
  • Stockers
  • Computer Operators
  • Delivery/Distribution Assistance (unloading)

Get Involved

Distribute more than just food to those in need.


for people

Since 2009, the Downtown Food Pantry has served the hungry of Lamar County, Texas. Our area has one of the highest food-insecurity rates in the state at 23%. This means almost 1 in 4 or 12,250 people in our community are "struggling to avoid hunger." 

  • Sorters and Baggers
  • Client Assistance
  • Bag Folders
  • ​Prayer Ministry


the hungry

The Numbers

Hope in Action: our volunteers are essential!

Downtown Food Pantry - Paris, Texas

124 W. Cherry St.  |  903-737-8870

In 2022 we served:

People: 10,461​​   Families: 4,112

(20% of Lamar County population)

Nutritious Meals: 1.3 million

Pounds of Food: 1.6 million


those in need

Reaching the county

  • Produce Bagging: Mondays, 8:00 am & Wednesdays, 10:00 am
  • Stocking Groups: Tuesday, 6:00 pm and Saturday, 9:00 am.
    ​Call to schedule.

Josh Mullens

Operations Assistant

Chuck Burton

Operations Director