How You Can Help
•  Prayers for Loaves and Fishes and the volunteers who work here

•  Volunteer on the first & third Tuesday of each month from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. 

•  Cash donations -
    Make checks payable to:
    Van Community Ministries and send to PO Box 201, Van TX 75790

•  Donations on our web page ( through Pay Pal.

•  Non-perishable food items

•  Aluminum can contributions may be dropped off at 
    205 S. Maple, Van, TX 75790

•  Donate $20 (or more) gift cards for Wal-Mart or Brookshire’s

Donations may be made through PayPal (just by clicking on the "Donation" button at the top of this page),
or by mailing them to PO Box 201 Van, TX 75790

Volunteer Your Time

     Volunteers are needed on  the first and third Tuesday of each month from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to set up and help distribute food to more than 200 families. Volunteers are also needed every two weeks on Thursday at 2 p.m. to help unload the truck from East Texas Food Bank. Volunteers are also needed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for general office and warehouse work. Volunteers need to fill out an application and make a commitment for specific times. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older unless accompanied by a parent or guardian.  Anyone wishing to help with yard work or janitorial services would be welcome.  Call 903-963-1616 for more information.

Van Community Ministries
Helping Neighbors in Crisis Since 1996

Van Community Ministries Mission Statement
is to coordinate
the available resources of a caring community to assist in meeting the basic needs of the population of Van ISD.

Van Community Ministries Vision Statement
... working with our community to create a better future.
Mission Statement