THE GREATER BOSTON FOOD BANK PROVIDES HOLIDAY MEALS<br>TO A RECORD 76,609 FAMILIES
Boston – The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) distributed meals to more than 76,000 families this Thanksgiving, a 37.6 percent increase over last year’s total. The distribution provided holiday meals to many of the one in nine eastern Massachusetts residents in need of food assistance.
In addition to a successful annual online Turkey Drive, increased monetary donations enabled GBFB to honor requests for alternate meal options. GBFB was able reach more families by providing turkey, whole chickens and other poultry to meet the specific needs of each family…. READ MORE