The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) partners with 500+ hunger-relief agencies, including food pantries, community meal programs and other food assistance providers throughout the nine counties and 190 towns and cities across Eastern Massachusetts.
PARTNER AGENCY LOCATOR
If you, or anyone you know, are in need of food, use the GBFB Partner Agency Locator below or download our Food Finder Resource Sheet.
Our Partner Agency Locator provides a list of food assistance options in each community we serve, the days and hours they’re open, and other information you need to learn more or to access food for you and your family. Just simply enter your zip code below.
STATEWIDE MAP OF SCHOOL MEAL SITES
The Child Nutrition Outreach Program (CNOP), funded by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and administered by Project Bread, has an ONLINE MAP of schools and community partners across the Commonwealth who preparing to make meals available to students while schools are closed due to COVID-19.
CITY OF BOSTON MAP OF SCHOOL MEAL SITES
The City of Boston, in partnership with Project Bread, YMCA of Greater Boston, Boston Centers for Youth and Families, and other community organizations, has an ONLINE MAP of sites providing free meals to all youth and teens at various locations and times across the City.
GBFB also offers assistance with applications for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps. SNAP benefits are put on an electronic card that is used like an ATM or bank card, and can be used at most supermarkets, convenience stores, and some farmers’ markets.
Who is eligible? SNAP is for everyone—families, seniors, disabled, homeless, unemployed, employed, veterans, and active military. If you are within the income limits, you may be eligible.