Peers. Volunteers. End Hunger Here.

The Kitchen Cabinet is a network of young professionals dedicated to ending hunger in Western Massachusetts. This group will meet monthly to take part in fun, action-oriented events, volunteer projects, advocacy initiatives, and more to support The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts. Members don’t spend time in stuffy board rooms or sitting through boring meetings; each event is designed to connect passionate people with like-minded peers, blending social hours with social responsibility. Through volunteerism, advocacy, business networking, and creative fundraising, Kitchen Cabinet members will lead the way toward a hunger-free community.

As a Kitchen Cabinet Member you will:

  • Network with young professionals and emerging leaders
  • Attend fun events at local breweries, billiard clubs, and more
  • Assume a leadership role in volunteer and advocacy projects
  • Take action to end hunger


Upcoming Events

The Food Bank After Hours

The Food Bank After Hours is a unique volunteer and social opportunity for professionals in the early to mid-stages of their careers! On Tuesday, December 5, from 5:30 — 8 p.m., come together with other dedicated individuals to support neighbors in need. You’ll sort and pack groceries for food insecure households, then enjoy a social hour with wine from Black Birch Vineyard, craft beer from Berkshire Brewing Company, and snacks in the company of other caring and committed professionals. There is a $10 tax–deductible admissions fee for this event. Space is limited. Purchase tickets now!


 To learn more, contact our volunteer & community engagement coordinator: alisonb@foodbankwma.org or (413) 247-9738.