Women Fighting Hunger Annual Breakfast

Women Fighting Hunger
We are in this together. Join the WFH COVID-19 Team.

In this unprecedented time, our 2020 Women Fighting Hunger committee remains committed more than ever to our mission to end hunger here in Eastern Massachusetts and has stepped up to support GBFB’s COVID-19 response efforts, in addition to our annual breakfast fundraising.

As GBFB is responding to a rising demand for food during this crisis, we expect the need to continue to grow as unemployment numbers rise and our partner agencies continue to see more new clients or current clients with increased need. As the numbers grow, we expect that many people across Eastern Massachusetts will be seeking food assistance for the first time in their lives.

In response, we have created a Women Fighting Hunger COVID-19 Team fundraising page to support the efforts to continue to provide healthy food to our neighbors in need. Our goal is to raise $100,000.

To seed the efforts, UBS Financial Services and DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement will be matching gifts up to $20,000!

Have your gift doubled today at:


Committee member spotlight
Molly Huck secured a $5,000 Impact Grant from Nuveen Investments. Nuveen and TIAA created a video showcasing Molly’s longstanding support of GBFB’s mission, encouraging others to donate and get involved. Thank you, Molly!



Women Fighting Hunger

11th Annual Women Fighting Hunger Breakfast

Friday, October 23, 2020
7:15 – 8:00AM Coffee Hour
8:00 – 9:00AM Speaking Program
Intercontinental Boston Hotel

Stay tuned for more details on our 11th Annual Women Fighting Hunger Breakfast. For more information, contact Joyce MacDonald or download our sponsorship packet here.

Steering Committee Members 2020

Hannah Commoss
Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan
Camille Valentine

Heather Blier
Courtney Doyle
Molly Huck
Deborah Kane
Sandra Manzella
Melissa Morganti-Zizza
Lisa O’Brien
Melissa Palmer
Eileen Pyne
Towma Ranstad
Estie Rappaport
Caroyln Sidor
Jaime Smoller
Loren Van Allen

In 2019, we celebrated the 10th Anniversary of Women Fighting Hunger. You can view our retrospective video highlighting the past, present and future of the Women Fighting Hunger event:


Click here to view the video of the full 10th Anniversary event.

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