• Food donation organizations seek financial support, food, volunteers this holiday season

    7 days ago - By Boston Herald

    The season of giving is here, and food pantries and other anti-hunger organizations are seeing a spike in demand for services. They're asking for Bay Staters' help to ensure no one goes hungry this holiday season.
    “Prior to the pandemic, our busiest year was 2019, where we served 204,000 meals. Last year, we served 793,000 meals, and I think this year will serve probably around 900,000 meals,” said Diane Kuzia Hills, executive director of My Brother's Table in Lynn. ”That's really because of the pandemic.”
    Many of My Brother's Table's clients, who can pick up packed lunches or hot dinners...
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