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FoodSource Hotline

In 2018, Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline responded to 21,455 calls from residents experiencing food insecurity. These calls came from all over the state, covering 90% of Massachusetts cities and towns.

Source: Project Bread's FoodSource Hotline

Filed under: Building Sustainable Food Systems, Get Involved, Get the Facts, Community Solutions, Get Help

SNAP Helps Children

Children make up 68% of all SNAP recipients.

Source: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Filed under: Building Sustainable Food Systems, Community Solutions

Strengthening Local Food Systems

231,400 pounds of locally grown fresh produce was provided to low-income residents with funding to farm & garden initiatives through our 2018 Community Program Grants.

Source: Project Bread 2017 Grant Recipients

Filed under: Building Sustainable Food Systems