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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 this holiday season.

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.

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An inside look at GBFB's daily work

Thanks to our compassionate community of donors, we’re on track to distribute over 63,000 grocery cards to help families enjoy traditional holiday meals this fall and winter.

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Thanks to our partners at NEAP and Carlson Orchards, we’ve received hundreds of gallons of fresh, Mass.-grown apple cider to distribute to our community.

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GBFB In The News

Recent Media Coverage

November 26: WBUR

Record numbers of people seeking food this holiday season
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November 25: Fortune Magazine

Everyone benefits when you let employees follow philanthropic passions
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November 25: Boston Herald

Food donation organizations seek financial support, food, volunteers this holiday season
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November 24: NBC News Now

Food banks hurt by supply chain issues ahead of Thanksgiving
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