This year we've asked ourselves, our donors, and our Walkers a simple straightforward question: Who do you walk for? For me, that evokes specific memories, stories, and people who have challenged me, inspired me, and shaped our work at Project Bread. This year I walk and raise money for each of them.
"Today, in the wake of the brutal murders and terrible injuries at a gay nightclub in Orlando Fla., our hearts are filled with compassion for our LGBT sisters and brothers. We grieve with them."
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!
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 2012, over 700,000 adults & children were food insecure. This is up almost 40% since the beginning of the recession.
The Food Project grows and delivers 50,000 pounds of produce each year.