The Greater Boston Food Bank's mission is to End Hunger Here. Our objective is to distribute enough food to provide at least one meal a day to those in need. Learn More

What Does a Food Bank Do?

The role that GBFB plays is different than that of a neighborhood social service agency where individuals pick up a bag of groceries.

Nutritious Food Aids Healing at BMC

At BMC’s Preventive Food Pantry, GBFB provides the high-nutrient foods that doctors “prescribe” for their patients to heal and prevent illness.