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Fighting Hunger 
Since 1978

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The Arlington Charities pantry provides families with nutritious foods. Last year, we served over  90,000 Arlington area residents.

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Delivery services, utility assistance, and more. Arlington Charities has many programs dedicated towards helping our community.

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OUR MISSION is to lead and engage our community in the fight against hunger and poverty. Providing help, creating hope. 

 

At Arlington Charities, we help to stabilize families, individuals and the homeless by providing immediate, temporary assistance during their most critical time of need. Everyone, at every stage in life, deserves their basic needs to be met. No one should go hungry. Sometimes, all it takes is a helping hand. 

The challenge facing our community 

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Nearly 15.7% of residents in Arlington are at or below poverty level. That means that approximately 64,000 people are facing difficulty meeting their basic needs

Source: US Census Bureau

 

The unemployment rate for Arlington, TX is currently 4.4%.

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics

Over $4.3
MILLION

dollars worth of services provided in 2021

$61,656
Dollars

in utility assistance provided in 2021

Only 1.5%
spent

on our general operating expenses.