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New Orleans Food Pantry

Our Story

The Food Pantry of New Orleans was established in 2013 after Toyota of New Orleans transformed a building on their property into a soup kitchen. It has now grown to provide both groceries and hot meals to senior citizens and families in our community. Ms. Betty, the Chief Operations Officer of the pantry, says “ a city known for food, it is a shame that so many people are going hungry every day.”

OUR IMPACT For The Month of April.


Number of Meals Served


Senior Citizens Served


People Served


Households Served


Pounds of Groceries

New Orleans Food Pantry

Our Impact

The Food Pantry of New Orleans serves almost 200,000 hot meals to low-income seniors and over 1.5 million pounds of groceries to low-income families each year.

Petra Oil

"For us, it is important to give back. We believe that we are distributers of God's blessings. It's been a complete joy to serve our community with the Giving Hope team."

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Betty and the Team

"Giving Hope does more than just bring food there, it creates community. They deliver 1500 meals to our residents in 1 week."

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Hub International

"This is our opportunity as employees of Hub International to give back to the community. It's an amazing feeling to know that we are doing something to help out."

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Cumulus Media

"We wanted to challenge our employees to be a partner with Hope and not just a body. We took a sales team that we drive very hard. They work 12 to 14 hours a day without stop almost seven days a week. We cut that time out and told them; this is your time for inspiration, motivation, and your time to understand what life is about."

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