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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?

  • Big Y Community Bag Program

    November 2019
    Big Y, Palmer, MA

    The Food Bank will receive a $1 donation for every Community Bag sold at the Palmer Big Y store during the month of November.

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  • Lavery’s Peanut Butter & Jelly Jar Drive

    November 2019
    Western MA

    Join Lavery Greenfield for this year’s Peanut Butter & Jelly Jar Food Drive to benefit kids and families in western MA.

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  • PVTA Food Drive

    Now until November 15, 2019
    PVTA Buses, Vans & Customer Service Locations

    The PVTA is asking commuters to donate nonperishable food items on their buses and vans!

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  • Celebrate Indies First with The Odyssey Bookshop

    Saturday, November, 30 2019
    South Hadley, MA

    Support The Food Bank and a local independent bookseller during Small Business Saturday!

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  • Check Out Hunger

    November 2019 - January 2020
    At western Massachusetts grocers

    Every year dozens of local retailers help support The Food Bank by accepting $1, $3, or $5 donations to fight hunger.

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News from The Food Bank

  • Amherst Mobile Food Bank distribution finds new, temporary home

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  • Will Bike 4 Food raises record-breaking $197,000 to support struggling households

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  • Member Agency Conference views hunger through a new lens

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  • Food is Public Health oversight hearing takes place in Western Mass.

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  • Will Bike 4 Food Raises record-breaking amount to support The Food Bank

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