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Get the latest updates on how Project Bread is working to end hunger in Massachusetts.

September 14, 2020
July 24, 2020

Massachusetts is feeling the far-reaching health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. Among the greatest concerns is the loss of security of many residents basic needs such as food and housing. But for some groups of people, the impact is far greater than others. 

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, Get the Facts, News and Events, Community Solutions

July 7, 2020

Project Bread and Children’s HealthWatch, a non-partisan research and policy network headquartered at Boston Medical Center, release new research on food insecurity in East Boston and across the state of Massachusetts. Funded by Project Bread’s 2019 Walk for Hunger and The Boston Foundation, the findings not only strongly reinforce the role deep inequities in our system have in the disproportionately high rate of food insecurity experienced in Latinx communities, but also the power neighborhood bonds may have to help mitigate their effects.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, Get the Facts, News and Events, Community Solutions, For the Media, Donor, Reports and Studies

June 2, 2020

We cannot solve hunger if we do not first end racism. Project Bread unequivocally believes that black lives matter, and we stand with those acting to dismantle the system of white supremacy in our country.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Community Solutions, General, For the Media

June 1, 2020

Having trouble activating your EBT card to use your Pandemic EBT benefits? Follow these instructions.

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Filed under: Building Sustainable Food Systems, News and Events, Children and Schools, Community Solutions, FoodSource, For the Media, Get Help

May 26, 2020

Massachusetts' current anti-hunger plan and budget to address COVID-19 hunger crisis is missing two critical pieces — the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and child nutrition programs administered by school meal sites.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Community Solutions, For the Media

May 20, 2020

At Project Bread, we know that food insecurity is not caused by scarcity of food, but by systemic barriers that result in unequal access to basic necessities. We need widespread policy solutions to break down barriers through the duration of this crisis and beyond. 

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Community Solutions, Poverty, For the Media

April 15, 2020

In this third installment, Chef Vanessa gives a comprehensive list of items to have on hand for easy cooking and baking.

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Filed under: Healthy Food, News and Events, Community Solutions

March 31, 2020

In this first installment, Chef Vanessa talks about ways to use those dried beans you have sitting in your cupboard.

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Filed under: Healthy Food, News and Events, Community Solutions

November 29, 2019

Enjoy these receipes crafted especially for our supporters by Probject Bread's very own Chef Vanessa, Chef Ryan, and Chef Sam. Click on the image for a downloadable PDF.

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Filed under: Healthy Food, News and Events, Community Solutions, General, Donor, Get Help

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