33% of the people The Food Bank serves are children; 11% are elderly; and 11% are homeless families.
July 7 – Sept. 6
The Freedom Credit Union Food Drive is continuing throughout the month of August. Just stop into any Freedom Credit Union branch before Sept. 6th and bring non-perishable food donations to benefit The Food Bank. Last year’s food drive helped supply over 1,000 lbs of food to families in need. We need your support to reach this year’s goal of 1,500 lbs. Visit their website to see their list of branches and hours.
Friday, Aug. 15
Southampton Country Club
There’s still time for you to register your foursome for this first-time event to benefit The Food Bank; however teams are limited. The $100 per person entrance fee includes golf and dinner. Tee-off at 9am. For more information, contact (413) 263.3041.
Saturday, Aug. 16 (8am-dark)
Lion’s Club Pavilion, Billings Way, Hatfield
BMX enthusiasts will gather for the second annual event to benefit The Food Bank. Bring your bike to enjoy a day of riding, jumping, contests, performances and a swap meet. The price of admission is a donated can of food to be given to the Food Bank. Visit their Facebook page for more information.
Thursday, Aug. 21 (9:00 pm – 11:00 pm)
The People’s Pint in Greenfield will be hosting a trivia night to benefit The Food Bank. There is a $5 fee per person to participate. Grab your family and friends and put your brains to work for a fun night, supporting a great cause. You could even win a People’s Pint gift certificate. Visit their website for more info.