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Our Mission: End Hunger Here

The Greater Boston Food Bank works passionately to end hunger across Eastern Massachusetts by providing our neighbors in need the healthy food and resources they need to thrive.

Search by zip code to access food for you and your family. Plus find SNAP assistance and FAQs.

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Volunteers at GBFB play a critical role in helping to end hunger in Eastern Massachusetts. Morning and afternoon shifts available six days a week.

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Whether you want to honor someone special or make a planned gift, there are several ways to support a hungry neighbor in need.

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As the demand for healthy food remains high, we remain committed to our mission to End Hunger Here. Below are different ways you can support a neighbor in need.

The Stop Hunger Now charity license plate helps Boston Medical Center and GBFB, in partnership with Citizens, address hunger in our communities.

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E-Cards are a great way to send a thoughtful message to a loved one while helping our food insecure neighbors.

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You may be able to double your gift to GBFB in just a few steps. Find out if your employer has a matching gifts program today.

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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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96 million healthy meals provided.

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An inside look at GBFB's daily work

Many GBFB food pantry partners are reporting more people seeking help now than at any other point during the pandemic.

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More people will become food insecure as higher prices put food out of reach for those already struggling with hunger and those living on very tight budgets.

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GBFB In The News

Recent Media Coverage

May 23: WCVB-TV

Greater Boston Food Bank needs drivers, workers to get food to those in need
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May 16: WBZ-TV

Staff shortage at Greater Boston Food Bank impacting hundreds of food banks statewide
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May 16: The Sun Chronicle

Labor shortage at Boston food bank leads to reduced supplies at Attleboro area pantries
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May 14: Wicked Local – Regional

Rising food costs can lead to health problems for those in need
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May 11: WJAR NBC 10

Greater Boston Food Bank searches for donated space to continue New Bedford operation
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