“ Our roots run deep with both NTFB and the Dallas Farmers Market ; this project is really bringing everything full circle for us . We applaud the Food Bank in their impressive growth and are excited about the visibility the organization will realize through the new administrative headquarters at the Dallas Farmers Market .”
- RUTHIE AND JAY PACK
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT :
Dallas Farmers Market Administration Building
The North Texas Food Bank recently acquired the Dallas Farmers Market administration building , thanks to the help of longtime supporters and volunteers , Janet and Phil Cobb and Ruthie and Jay Pack . The NTFB moved its administrative headquarters into this building , providing greater visibility within the community and an opportunity to strengthen relationships with donors and volunteers who live and work in central Dallas .
The 16,000-square-foot building includes newly renovated office space and meeting rooms . Future renovations will begin in 2019 and will include a plaza , additional office space and a completely remodeled demonstration kitchen and community room with sweeping views of downtown Dallas . The demonstration kitchen and community room will be used by the NTFB for community engagement and education , cooking classes , donor engagement , special events and meetings and will be available for rent by the public for the same .