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About The Food Bank of Western Mass.

Feeding Our Neighbors in Need and Leading the Community to End Hunger

Since 1982, The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts has been feeding our neighbors in need and leading the community to end hunger. We distribute food to our member agencies in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden and Hampshire counties.

What’s Happening?

  • Kickin’ Country Chili Cook Off

    February 25, 12 – 2 p.m.
    Hadley Farms Meeting House, Hadley, MA

    Cook and COMPETE or just come to EAT! If you call it chili, cook it.

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  • Benefit Art Auction

    February 25, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
    Deerfield Arts Bank, South Deefield Village, MA

    Join art collectors Jane Trigère and Ken Schoen for an auction of paintings, curiosities, furniture, and more. All proceeds will be donated to seven non-profit agencies, including The Food Bank.

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  • 24th Annual WAMDA 5K Run/Walk

    Saturday, March 4, 2017
    Look Park, Northampton, MA

    Registration is now open for the 24th Annual Western Area Massachusetts Dietetic Association (WAMDA) 5K Run/Walk to be held on March 4, 2017 at Look Park in Northampton. All fundraising proceeds will be donated to The Food Bank.

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  • Farm to Cocktail

    Thursday, May 4, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
    Quonquont Farm; Whately, MA

    A straight up bartending competition to benefit The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts featuring some of the area’s best bartenders competing to mix up the most delectable and creative cocktails using ingredients sourced from local farms.

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News from The Food Bank

  • Member Agency Spotlight: St. John’s Congregational Church

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  • Congressman Jim McGovern: ACA Repeal Would Negatively Affect Anti-Hunger Fight

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  • Op-Ed: “Baker balances budget on backs of vulnerable”

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  • Spotlight on Volunteer Marion Abrams

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  • Thanksgiving Angels Serve Need in Berkshire County

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