Hunger is not only about a lack of food, but about limited access to nutritious food.
In addition to working with Mountain View Farm, The Food Bank sources food and accepts donations from 12 local farms throughout Western Mass. If you’re a farmer who’s interested in donating food, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 413-247-9738.
Will Bike 4 Food On September 29, The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts will host the region’s only charity ride against hunger. Leaving from our headquarters in scenic Hatfield, participants will enjoy 10, 25, 50, or 100 mile rides through the beautiful Pioneer Valley. Register now as an individual, or start a team with your friends and co-workers and start fundraising for Will Bike 4 Food (WB4F). All proceeds benefit The Food Bank. Four Routes. One Destination… A Community without Hunger. Read more…
4 Star Rating: Did you know that The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts has a 4 star rating from Charity Navigator? As the leading independent charity evaluator, Charity Navigator’s 4-star rating means that your donation will go directly to fighting hunger right here in Western Massachusetts.
Are you interested in learning more about the issue of hunger in Western Massachusetts? Now is your chance to get involved!
The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts needs additional volunteers to help conduct the nationwide Hunger In America study.
To find out more and how to sign up, click here.
Volunteers are a crucial part of The Food Bank’s work to reduce hunger and increase food security. We couldn’t operate without the dedication and hard work of hundreds of volunteers across the region. The hours they share contribute to our programs and operations in many ways. If you are energetic, reliable, caring, and cooperative, please consider joining our volunteer base!