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Spotlights

We could not do our work without the support of our diverse community, including Walkers, donors, public policy makers, teachers, and Volunteers.

Courtney Burke, Bay State Milling

After supporting the Walk for Hunger with her company, Bay State Milling, an employee opens up about her own experience with food insecurity in the past. 

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Filed under: Spotlights, Building Sustainable Food Systems, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger, Grant information, For the Media, Walkers & Teams

Community Harvest Project volunteers

Community Harvest Project (CHP) in Grafton is one of 26 farm and garden programs receiving money raised by this year's Walk for Hunger participants. With the mission to build healthy communities through volunteer farming and nutrition education, Community Harvest Project grows fresh fruits and vegetables that are donated to local hunger-relief organizations.

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Filed under: Spotlights, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger

Spotlight Sarah Wolfson

Hi! I’m Sarah Wolfson, and I started interning with Project Bread’s Child Nutrition Outreach Program (CNOP) in January as a Youth Ambassador for Share Our Strength | No Kid Hungry.

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Filed under: Spotlights, Get Involved, News and Events

Fundraising challenge winner Feb 2018 Dina

Stephen Peacock has been walking since 2007 and is the team captain of Hoyas Against Hunger.

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Filed under: Spotlights, Heart & Sole Circle, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger

Spotlight image_Stephen Peacock

Stephen Peacock has been walking since 2007 and is the team captain of Hoyas Against Hunger.

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Filed under: Spotlights, Heart & Sole Circle, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger

Monte spotlight 2017

When Donna Yaffe was young, she and her brother went to a local coffee shop with their father, Monte. When they saw a man outside asking for money, Monte brought him inside, bought him coffee and sat and talked with him for hours, listening to his story.

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Filed under: Spotlights, Heart & Sole Circle, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger, Donor, Walkers & Teams, Ways to Give

Bay State Milling

Through the Walk for Hunger, companies big and small around the state have made ending hunger part of their business. This year, Bay State Milling, Checkpoint 2 sponsor of the 49th Walk, is celebrating its 10th year both as a Walk Sponsor and as an employee Walk Team.

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Filed under: Spotlights, Corporate Sponsorship, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger, Walkers & Teams

Mark Sternman_REAL

Mark Sternman won’t be in Massachusetts on May 7, 2017. But that isn’t stopping him from participating in this year’s Walk for Hunger – even 1,400 miles away.

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Filed under: Spotlights, Heart & Sole Circle, News and Events, The Walk for Hunger, Donor, Walkers & Teams

fewnay mosaic

One of the most beloved and storied locations in Boston, Fenway Park is becoming a city leader in green initiatives with their massive rooftop garden, Fenway Farms. Project Bread recently brought groups from Head Start and Boston Latin Schools Youth CAN for a private tour of Fenway Farms with Green City Growers owner and farm manager, Jessie Banhazl, who is heading up the project.

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Filed under: Spotlights, News and Events