Project Bread is very concerned about the potential of a prolonged shutdown of the federal government.
You can help prevent hunger in Massachusetts.
Restricting access to food will harm low-income individuals in our state.
Anna Marchefka has been a teacher at Greenfield Middle School for six years. When she first started at the school, there was no school breakfast program, and she was spending a lot of her own money to make sure her students wouldn't be hungry. But three years ago the school implemented a breakfast in the classroom program, and now everything is different.
Funding for SNAP is only secure through February. Call Governor Baker today and tell him to urge President Trump and his colleagues in the Senate to reopen the federal government.
720,000 people—1 in 10 MA residents—don't have enough to eat