At least 12.5% of Western Massachusetts residents are living below the poverty line, and that number is growing.
The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts offers a wide variety of programs for groups of all kinds interested in learning about hunger issues and taking part in our work to end food insecurity in Western Massachusetts. Groups can take part in a host of educational games, pitch in with work in our warehouse and help advocate on behalf of The Food Bank to spread the word about food insecurity in our communities, and much more! Some examples of organizations that work with us include:
If you’re interested in bringing a group to The Food Bank, please feel free to download our Food Bank Program Menu to see examples of how your group can spend their time fighting hunger in Western Mass.
To schedule a visit please contact the appropriate staff below:
Youth groups, School groups, Summer Camps:
Phone: 413-247-9738 x114
Development & Marketing Manager
Adult Volunteer Groups Contact:
Volunteer & Administrative Coordinator