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Press Releases

2021

June 9, 2021
The Greater Boston Food Bank Partners with Amazon on Food Distribution to New Bedford Area

May 27, 2021
The Greater Boston Food Bank Increases Food Distribution to Low-Income Seniors

May 5, 2021
New Food Insecurity in Massachusetts Report by The Greater Boston Food Bank Finds Racial Inequities in Food Insecurity and Gaps in Food Access

April 30, 2021
The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Statement on the Introduction of the American Families Plan

April 21, 2021
A Statement from Our President & CEO, Catherine D’Amato

April 6, 2021
39 Hunger-Relief Organizations Receive Over $500,000 in Grants from The Greater Boston Food Bank

March 31, 2021
Feeding America’s 2021 Projections for Eastern MA Show Updated State of Food Insecurity as Pandemic Recovery Continues

March 11, 2021
The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Statement on the Passage of the American Rescue Plan Act

February 18, 2021
Legislation Filed By Hunger-Free Campus Coalition

February 5, 2021
Community Through Hospitality Campaign Launches Fundraiser Celebrating Black History Month

February 1, 2021
A Reflection on Black History Month

January 29, 2021
The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Statement on the new Biden-Harris Administration

2020

December 22, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Statement on the Latest Bipartisan Agreement for Emergency COVID Relief

December 14, 2020
YMCA Southcoast partners with The Greater Boston Food Bank to launch the Full Plate Project

November 7, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Statement on the 2020 Election

October 28, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank Launches Hunger Free Holidays Campaign Amid Historic Increase in Demand for Services

October 22, 2020
Greater Boston Food Bank, Citizens, and Boston Medical Center team up to “Stop Hunger Now”

September 30, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank Statement on the Release of the House of Representatives’ Updated HEROES Act

August 27, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank Mobilizes Eastern Massachusetts Residents to Take Action During Hunger Action Month

August 14, 2020
Notice of Blackbaud Data Incident

August 5, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank’s Statement on Release of HEALS Act

August 4, 2020
Governor Baker Signs Breakfast After the Bell Legislation into Law

June 2, 2020
A Message on Racial Injustice From Our President and CEO, Catherine D’Amato

May 21, 2020
Feeding America’s 2020 Projections for Eastern Massachusetts Show 59% Increase in Food Insecurity

March 10, 2020
The Greater Boston Food Bank Statement on the Coronavirus

March 2, 2020
With a Focus on Providing Fresh, Healthy Foods to Mass. Residents in Need, The Greater Boston Food Bank Observes National Nutrition Month®

February 14, 2020
First-of-its-Kind Food Distribution Center Expands Access to Nutritious Food in Medford

2019 Press Releases

December 9, 2019
The Greater Boston Food Bank Statement on USDA’s Able-Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWD) Rule Change

December 2, 2019
New Senior Health and Research Advisor Named

November 20, 2019
House Passes Breakfast After the Bell Legislation

November 12, 2019
Mobilizing Health Care for a Hunger Free Massachusetts Grants Awarded at the First Hunger to Health Summit

November 1, 2019
The Greater Boston Food Bank Launches Campaign to Ensure Hunger Free Holidays for All

September 3, 2019
GBFB Mobilizes Eastern Massachusetts Residents to Take Action During Hunger Action Month

July 31, 2019
Public Statement on New USDA Proposed Rule

July 31, 2019
47 Hunger-Relief Organizations Receive $243,000 in Grants from The Greater Boston Food Bank

May 17, 2019
The Greater Boston Food Bank Launches Campaign to Make Eastern Massachusetts Hunger Free by 2028

May 1, 2019
New Data Shows Cost of Food in Massachusetts Highest in United States

March 1, 2019
The Greater Boston Food Bank launches annual Spring for Meals campaign for National Nutrition Month®

January 25, 2019
Statement on Government Reopening

January 16, 2019
Massachusetts Anti-Hunger Organization Joint Press Statement on the Government Shutdown

January 8, 2019
Government Shutdown Press Statement

January 8, 2019
Cambridge Health Alliance, The Greater Boston Food Bank, Good Measures LLC, Tufts Health Plan and the Institute for Community Health Receive Grant from Mass. Attorney General to Distribute Food to Families in Need

2018 Press Releases
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2015 Press Releases
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