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

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

May 13, 2020

From the onset of the Covid-19 crisis Project Bread advocated at the state and federal level for Massachusetts to receive a waiver to operate Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT), a crisis response nutrition program that helps feed children in low-income households.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Children and Schools, FoodSource, General, Poverty, For the Media

April 13, 2020

People are struggling right now and our FoodSource Hotline counselors hear about it everyday while they help folks access the food they need.

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Filed under: News and Events, FoodSource, General, Poverty, For the Media

April 13, 2020

Project Bread has been working with the Massachusetts Department of Education and local partners to help make sure kids are able to get school meals during closures. Here we get a sense of what this looks like on the ground as we hear from the front line heroes keeping families fed in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Filed under: News and Events, Children and Schools, General, For the Media

April 8, 2020

In this second installment, Chef Vanessa tells us how to use a few simple ingredients to make flatbread.

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Filed under: Healthy Food, News and Events, General, For the Media

January 31, 2020

Chef Sam Icklan helps us understand the real world impact that could come from the Trump Administration’s proposed rollback of nutrition guidelines.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, Healthy Food, News and Events, Children and Schools, General

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

September 17, 2019

Arriving anywhere early in the morning can be a challenge. School is no different. For this reason, many students who want to eat school breakfast miss their opportunity when it is served before school in the cafeteria. Project Bread helps schools make breakfast part of their regular school day, by serving "Breakfast After the Bell", so students like Domonic don't have to wait to eat until lunch if they are running ontime for school—but not early. 

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Filed under: News and Events, Teacher Champions, Children and Schools, General, Donor