FALL 2018 Feeding Eastern Massachusetts inside harvest • Your Donation Helps Feed Fall River • Teen Shows Giving Back as Easy as Pushing a Button • Moving Patients from Hunger to Health • A Community Learns Healthy Cooking With Your Support • Panera Helps Provide Healthy Hunger-Relief • Help Us Fill the Plate! - Marc, husband and student at Bristol Community College in Fall River, site of one of GBFB's Mobile Markets. (Continued on p.3) “We cut back on a lot of stuff after I lost my job. This Mobile Market helps out now every month.” Your Support Helps A Family Get Back on Their Feet Marc worked in a textile mill in Fall River for 40 years, until it abruptly closed two years ago. He suddenly found himself out of a job and struggling to put food on the table for himself and his wife. Marc began collecting unemployment benefits, through which he was able to attend classes at Bristol Community College to earn his high school equivalency diploma. “I wasn’t thinking about this a few years ago. I figured I was all set for the rest of my life,” he said. “I didn’t think I’d have to go back to school and do this again.”