The 9th Annual Golden Apple Awards will be held at the San Antonio Food Bank. This appreciation dinner recognizes our partner agency network, made of over 500 organizations in Southwest Texas. These include food pantries, senior centers, after-school programs, group homes, shelters, soup kitchens, children’s programs and community organizations. More details to come about the keynote speaker, menu, and other highlights for this year.

Event Registration

$5/person, max. 5 per organization. 

Doors open at 4:30pm with light hors d’ouevres and entertainment. Program begins at 5:30pm with a seated dinner in the Event Space. Dress code is dressy-casual.

In Memoriam

During the awards ceremony, we will recognize hunger fighters that left our ranks in 2016. If you’ve lost any hunger fighters this past year, please submit their name, brief bio, and photo if available to

Golden Apple Nominations

The San Antonio Food Bank accepts nominations from our staff, our volunteers, outside community partners, and even our partner agencies can nominate themselves. The deadline for nominations was January 27, 2017. Consider entering your organization for next year’s awards.

Congratulations to all those that received a nomination this year! We received 61 nominations for 34 agencies! You can see the list of nominated agencies below:

Abundance Ministries
Blessed Angels Community Center
Bright and Morning Star
Bulverde Food Pantry
Centro Cristiano International
Christ the King Church/Cristo Rey of Hope
Communities In Schools of San Antonio
CRRC Canyon Lake
District 5 Senior Center
El Sendero
Family Life Center, New Braunfels
Family Violence Prevention Services, Inc.
Good Samaritan Center
Guadalupe Community Center
Hill Country Family Services Inc.
Hope Fellowship Christian Church /Outstretched Hands CDC
House of Neighborly Services
Kenwood Senior Center
King of Kings Food Pantry
La Vernia Christian Food Pantry
MCCI Deleon Center
Mount Olive Lutheran Church
Nueces Bend
Nueces Canyon Food Pantry
Primrose at Mission Hills
Sendero Assembly of God
Silver Sage
SLAP/ theEscape
St. Cecilia, SVDP Conference
St. PJs Children’s Home
St. Rose Of Lima, SVDP Conference
Teen Challenge of South Texas
SA Time Dollar Community Connections
West Ave. Compassion