Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions


Q: What is the McLennan County Hunger Coalition?

A: The McLennan County Hunger Coalition is a coalition of pantries, governmental organizations, food programs, hunger fighting groups, commercial food providers, and individuals, who have come together to alleviate hunger and food insecurity in the Heart of Texas area.

Q: Is the McLennan County Hunger Coalition it’s own non-profit entity?

A: Yes, the coalition is it’s own 501c3 non-profit organization.

Q: How may I contact the McLennan County Hunger Coalition?

A: We recommend you use the ‘Contact Us’ section of our website located here to access a contact form for sending messages to the coalition.

Esther Morales, Program Director for Helpings: Food Stamp Outreach Program (FSOP), can be reached by e-mail at: or by phone at (254) 753-3545.

Q: What is the cost of joining the coalition?

A: We only ask that our members pay a small membership dues fee. The cost of an individual membership is $15 per person, cost for a non-profit organizations is $25, and cost for a for-profit business is $50. All dues are paid on a yearly basis for the fiscal year running from January 1st to December 31st.

Q: Do membership dues have to be paid annually?

A: Yes. We ask that all members pay their annual dues and demonstrate their support for the coalition and it’s efforts.