Who We Are
The Worcester County Food Bank is a wonderful collaboration of local non-profit human and social service providers, donors from the food industry, corporate, government, civic and private sectors, and individual volunteers whose support and partnership is focused on "providing relief from hunger" to friends and neighbors in Central Massachusetts.
Since its incorporation in 1982 the Worcester County Food Bank has collected and
distributed more than 50 million pounds of food and grocery product through a
network of local shelters, food pantries, senior centers, residential
rehabilitation programs, soup kitchens, after-school programs and neighborhood
centers that help feed hungry people of all ages in 60 communities in Central Massachusetts.
The base of operations for the Worcester County Food Bank is a 37,000 square foot facility located at 474 Boston Turnpike (Route 9), Shrewsbury, MA.
The Worcester County Food Bank is a member
of Feeding America, the nation's official network
of food banks and food rescue organizations. To learn more visit www.feedingamerica.org.
In accordance with federal law and U.S.
Department of Agriculture policy, The Worcester County Food Bank
is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color,
national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, marital or familial
status. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director,
Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence
Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call 202/720-5964
(voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer