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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?

  • WAMDA 5K Run/Walk

    Saturday, March 7, 2020
    Look Memorial Park, Northampton, MA

    Register now for the 27th Annual Western Area Massachusetts Dietetic Association (WAMDA) 5K Run/Walk & Health Fair! Kick-off National Nutrition Month by ensuring everyone has access to healthy food. All proceeds to benefit The Food Bank.

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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

  • Op-ed: “A civilized, modern society must care for its most vulnerable people …”

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  • The Food Bank’s Christina Maxwell spoke to Connecting Point on WGBY about SNAP cuts

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  • Rep. Paul Mark on the 2020 Census: “Make sure your voice gets heard … don’t be afraid.”

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  • Food Bank volunteer celebrates 30 years and 90th birthday

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  • Pittsfield-area member agencies feed over 4,400 during Thanksgiving Angels

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