"I walk because I want to elevate the voices of the true experts of hunger: the people who experience it. I walk to give them a hand up, not a handout. I walk because the more solutions and approaches we can create, the more people we can reach. I walk because I believe we can end hunger in Massachusetts." - Ellen Parker
In December 2015, the Boston Globe wrote an article, "Fresh-made meals a learning experience at school" detailing the partnership between Project Bread's Chefs in Schools program and Boston Public School's Fenway High. The article highlighted Project Bread's test kitchen at the new Fenway High School and the effort to transform school food into healthy meals that students want to eat across the Boston School District.
Raise $100 in your Walk Center before Monday April 11th, and be entered to win TWO IMAX TICKETS to Jordan's Furniture Theater—there will be 12 WINNERS!
From now through Valentine's Day, show someone you care by donating to their Walk for Hunger page and you will both be entered to win a dinner and a movie package.
There's still time to support the 48th annual Walk for Hunger! Your gift will fund sustainable, community-based solutions to address the issues of hunger in Massachusetts.
In 2013, 10.6% of Massachusetts households—nearly 700,000 adults and children—were food insecure.
The Food Project grows and delivers 50,000 pounds of produce each year.