Thanksgiving & Holiday Assistance Programs

Programs that offer meal assistance for the Thanksgiving holiday. 


Programas que ofrecen asistencia alimentaria para el feriado de Acción de Gracias.


If you are in a position to help or need assistance please refer to the following programs.


Si está en condiciones de ayudar o necesita asistencia, consulte los siguientes programas.

  • Brown Santa – Provides assistance with gifts and food during the holiday season in Travis County primarily living outside the geographic city limits of Austin. Applications accepted 10/1/23-12/5/23  for children 14 and younger; gift distribution mid December. More HERE.
  • Orange Santa – Designed to support UT families in need of assistance during the holidays by providing gifts for their children. Applications are due mid/late October (posted soon), with notifications by 11/30/23. More HERE.
  • Toys for Tots – Collects and distributes toys, games, and books to children in need for the holidays. Applications start 10/1/23, close 12/4/23. More HERE.