AMEN: Area Ministries for Emergency Needs





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Area Ministries for Emergency Needs

805 Mode Lane
La Grange, Texas 78945

AMEN was founded in 1992, as an ecumenical, non-profit providing food assistance to residents of Fayette County.

AMEN operates solely on contributions and/or donations received from churches, organizations, groups, and individuals. There are currently 13 churches which supply volunteers that staff the pantry on a weekly basis.

Client applications are screened by interviewers to determine the assistance needed. AMEN is a Partner Affiliate with the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas. This food bank distributes an average of 15 million pounds of food per year, to more than 370 non-profit agencies in 21 Central Texas Counties.

AMEN Workdays

First Church provide staffing to AMEN on the following days in 2019:

  • Jan 28, 31
  • Apr 22, 25
  • Jun 17, 20
  • Aug 12, 15
  • Oct 28, 31