Wed. Apr 24th, 2024

Eastern New Mexico Food Bank remains open

PORTALES (KSEL)- Per a press release, the Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico will continue with its normal hours of distribution on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., to ensure access to food for the most vulnerable populations during this critical time.

Measures will be put in place to promote as safe of an environment as possible for staff, volunteers and clients. The office will be implementing changes to operating procedures, as needed.

To find out more about our partner agencies visit help.

  • Please contact partner agencies beforehand to find out if the site is operating with additional restrictions.
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program applications will be done via phone by calling the SNAP Support Line at 844-684-6268 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Volunteer needs will be posted as they arise at
  • We ask that all volunteers follow the CDCs guidelines.

The Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) by actively following guidance from the Feeding America Network, New Mexico Association of Food Banks, State of New Mexico Department of Health, State of New Mexico Health and Human Services Department, the USDA and CDC.

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