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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?

  • Hunger Action Month

    September 2017

    September is Hunger Action Month, when we ask everyone in America to take action to fight hunger in their community, all month long.

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  • Fork it Over For Food

    September 2017
    At participating Western Mass. restaurants

    Each September during Hunger Action Month, The Food Bank partners with dozens of local restaurants throughout Western Massachusetts to Fork it Over For Food.

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  • Will Bike 4 Food

    Sunday, September 24, 2017
    Lion's Club Pavilion (15 Billings Way, Hatfield)

    Will Bike 4 Food (WB4F) is a fun and active cycling event that allows participants of all levels to join in the fight against hunger.

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  • The Gathering: A Farm-To-Table Series

    July - October 2017
    Local Farms

    The Food Bank is collaborating with three of our partner farms to offer a series of intimate farm to table dinners seeded in local agriculture. All meals be prepared using local ingredients by the creative chefs at Wheelhouse Farm Truck & Catering.

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  • Legislative Volunteer Day

    Saturday, September 30, 2017
    The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts

    Join Franklin County legislators for a special volunteer opportunity!

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News from The Food Bank

  • Citizen’s Bank donates nearly half a million dollars to food bank

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  • Ocean State Job Lot supports food insecure individuals in the region

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  • SNAP cuts will have debilitating effects on 100,000+ western Massachusetts residents

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  • Feeding America aiding Hurricane Harvey victims

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  • “I am proud to be participating in Will Bike 4 Food…”

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