About The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts
About The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts:
Since 1982, The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts has been feeding our neighbors in need and leading the community to end hunger. They distribute food and provide support to our member agencies in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden and Hampshire counties. These independent pantries, meal sites and shelters are on the front lines of emergency food assistance in our region, playing a crucial role helping individuals, families, seniors and children.
Food Bank Fun Facts:
The mission of The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts is to feed our neighbors in need and lead the community to end hunger.
Every $1 donated can purchase 3 meals
We serve 223,000 people in the 4 counties of western Mass annually
We distributed 11.6 million pounds of food – the equivalent of 9.6 million meals – in 2018.
For more information, visit www.foodbankwma.org
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