One in 8

people in Eastern Massachusetts is currently struggling with hunger. You can help.


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 they 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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The CARES Act allows taxpayers who take the standard deduction to make up to $300 of charitable contributions to qualified charities this year.

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Regardless of race, age, gender or status, we remain committed to providing one of the most basic human rights – and aim to heal our neighbors with food.

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As the demand for food during the COVID-19 crisis continues to rise, GBFB remains committed to our mission. Your support enables us to distribute food to neighbors in need during these unprecedented times.

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

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Feeding America projects 1 in 8 people in Eastern Massachusetts is expected to experience food insecurity in 2020 as a result of COVID-19.

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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.

We are in this together

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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81 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

This year, Enterprise Rent-A-Car made their fifth annual $89,000 donation to GBFB as part of their “Fill Your Tank” program.

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After more than three years building the Rise & Shine MA coalition, we saw the fruits of our labor this summer when “Breakfast After the Bell” became law.

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GBFB in the News

The latest GBFB media coverage

After a three-year campaign, we’ve finally achieved our goal: students at-risk of hunger in Massachusetts will have access to Breakfast After the Bell!

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Gov. Baker visited GBFB on June 11 to unveil a new state program to help promote food security and see GBFB in action.

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