You're The Cure

for food insecurity. The need has never been greater.


Together, we can 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.

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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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As the demand for food remains high, GBFB remains committed to our mission. Your support enables us to distribute more healthy food to children, families, and seniors in need.

Our recent state-wide study, released in May, revealed that food insecurity in Massachusetts increased 55% from 2019 to 2020.

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We continue to meet the increased need for food while taking extra precautions to ensure the health and safety of our community.

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We are grateful for the unwavering support and generosity of our donors. Thank you for making a positive impact during the COVID-19 crisis.

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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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82 million meals provided from distributed food.

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Our partnerships are vital to our mission.

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An inside look at GBFB's daily work

The AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod has created an environment free of stigma and discrimination to ensure their food pantry clients feel safe.

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Interfaith Social Services in Quincy, MA, a GBFB Partner Agency, is connecting the people they serve to the culturally appropriate food they deserve.

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GBFB in the News

The latest GBFB media coverage

New data from Feeding America shows MA had the greatest percentage increase in food insecurity in the country in 2020 due to the pandemic, a 47% increase over 2019.

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Food insecurity is a serious matter of public health and it poses an even bigger health threat to our community’s most vulnerable populations.

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