1 in 10

people across Eastern Massachusetts struggles to get enough healthy food to eat.

You Can Help

Together, we can end hunger here.

The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) works passionately to end hunger here by providing our neighbors in need with the healthy food and resources they need. Join us to help create a hunger-free Eastern Massachusetts.

Ending hunger will require many solutions working together. Join us as we advocate for policies that will support our mission to end hunger across Eastern Massachusetts.

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Volunteers are the heart of GBFB and the work we do together. Last year more than 23,000 caring people across Eastern Massachusetts lent a hand to help end hunger here.

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Need Food? If you're seeking food for yourself or a family member we are here to help. GBFB serves nine counties and 190 towns in Eastern Massachusetts. Find help near you.

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Creating Healthy Futures for Hungry Families

Your support enables GBFB to distribute healthy food to neighbors in need as well as nutrition programs and resources for sustained, healthy lives and healthy communities.

Through compassion and action, together we can create a hunger-free Eastern Massachusetts.

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Supporting healthy lives and communities is our priority. Helping neighbors achieve better health and dignity helps us all.

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From our Brown Bag program to our Mobile Markets, we make food accessible to our most vulnerable populations.

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The Impact We Make Together

Through donations of money, time and food, caring people like you help GBFB bring hope, success and dignity to hungry people across Eastern Massachusetts.

See the stories of hope you help create.

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48.1 million meals provided from distributed food.

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Our partnerships are vital to our mission.

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Our Blog

An inside look at GBFB's daily work

Team GBFB is deeply saddened by the passing of our dear friend Ted Cutler, who died at the age of 86 late Thursday night. Ted was a champion for The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) and a philant...
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GBFB's School-Based Pantries distribute fresh, healthy food to children and families struggling with hunger. Currently, nine schools in areas of high need across Eastern Massachusetts host thes...
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GBFB in the News

The latest GBFB media coverage

Four GBFB team members were in Washington, D.C. for the National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference March 5-7. They joined more than 2,000 advocates from food banks, anti-hunger, public health, leg...
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GBFB’s all-new website,, makes healthy eating easy, tasty and affordable, not only for those we serve but for everyone. Its more than 500 recipes feature everyday ingredients fo...
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