Food Pantries in Bastrop County 

Many of the food pantries in Bastrop County have moved to a curbside model during the COVID-19 pandemic. Some have been forced to reduce or eliminate hours due to demand. We highly encourage calling food pantries at the contact numbers listed below before visiting them in person. Pantries with adjusted information listed have their names and adjusted services highlighted in blue.

Bastrop County Emergency Food Pantry and Support Center Inc.

806 Fayette St, Bastrop, Texas 78602

Provides an emergency food pantry for Bastrop county residents. Offers bi-monthly social activities for older adults. Offers annual holiday assistance through the Thanksgiving basket and Holiday basket programs.

Mon., Wed., Fri., 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Services adjusted to curbside model. All clients will receive pre-packaged food boxes at the door, including whole grains. No fresh food distribution for March or April.


Primera Baptist Church Food Pantry

306 Paul Bell St, Bastrop, TX 78602

Provides a food pantry and clothing closet for area residents.

M-Th., 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Telephone: 512-321-4410

Emergency food needs: 512-563-3840

Smithville Food Pantry

301 Lee Street Smithville, TX 78957

Provides a food pantry for area residents.

Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Telephone: 512-461-1691


Ridgeway Baptist Church

159 Ridgeway Cemetery Road, Paige, TX 78659

Operates mobile food pantry.

First Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.



Rosanky Baptist Church Food Pantry

2160 FM 535, Rosanky, TX 78953

Provides a food pantry twice a month.

Second and Fourth Saturdays, 9 am – Noon


Telephone: 512-360-7296

First Baptist Church of Elgin

205 W 2nd St, Elgin, TX 78621

Provides a food pantry twice a week for area residents.

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.; closed on the fifth week of the month


Seventh Day Adventist Food Pantry

225 Lexington Road, Elgin, TX 78621

Operates food pantry for area residents.

Drive-thru & pick-up means, Second and Last Fridays, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.


Grace Baptist Church of Red Rock

115 Sorrell, Red Rock, TX 78662

Hands out fresh and shelf stable foods.

Fridays, 7 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.


First Baptist Church of Bastrop

1202 Water St., Bastrop, TX 78602

Provides food pantry for area residents.

Tuesdays, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.


McDade Food Pantry

230A Waco St., McDade, TX 78650

Provides food pantry for area residents.

Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – Noon


Apostolic Christian Church of Bastrop

1033 Hwy. 71 W, Bastrop, TX 78602

Operates food pantry. 

Third Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


Sacred Heart Catholic Church (Elgin) - Society of St. Vincent De Paul

302 W. 11th St., Elgin, TX 78621

Provides a food pantry.

Call for assistance.