About Fresh

About Fresh is on a mission to strengthen communities by getting fresh food to the households that need it most. … Read more

Greater Boston Food Bank

Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization in New England and among the largest food banks in … Read more

Child Nutrition Programs: Massachusetts and Beyond

Project Bread seeks to provide sustainable solutions that permanently move the needle on ending hunger. This work includes enhancing child nutrition programs, a crucial tool in ensuring no child goes hungry. Massachusetts is in a unique position to lead when … Read more

[Video] Child Nutrition Programs: Massachusetts and Beyond

“Child Nutrition Programs: Massachusetts and Beyond” was presented by Bill Emerson Hunger Fellow Blake Turpin as part of the briefing “A Snapshot of Hunger in America” on February 17, 2022. Blake was placed with Project Bread in Boston, Massachusetts, from … Read more

Project Bread’s Action Academy: An Executive Summary

The ongoing threat of the COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the true vulnerabilities of the American food system. Food insecurity in Massachusetts has doubled from pre-pandemic numbers, and the most vulnerable populations in the state are children and Black, Indigenous, People … Read more

Project Bread

Project Bread connects people and communities in Massachusetts to reliable sources of food while advocating for policies that make food … Read more

Child Nutrition: Programs, Problems, and Possibilities

Child Nutrition: Programs, Problems, and Possibilities provides a thorough overview of America’s child nutrition programs. This report highlights both the need for, and the evidence in support of, our child nutrition programs. It also provides crucial information on the history, … Read more

Yesenia Jimenez

Originally from South Central Los Angeles, CA, Yesenia moved into the Ramona Gardens Housing Projects in Boyle Heights, CA, where her pursuit for social justice grew. Yesenia attended Pasadena City College where she gained an Associates Degree in humanities and interned with the City College’s Cross-Cultural Center, she later transferred … Read more