The Falmouth Service Center partners with state and national organizations to assure that we have sufficient resources to help our neighbors in need.
Feeding America is the nation's leading hunger relief charity. The organization's 200+ food banks (including the Greater Boston Food Bank) supply food to more than 37 million Americans each year. The Falmouth Service Center is a member agency of the Greater Boston Food Bank. www.secondharvest.org
Feinstein Center for a Hunger Free America
The Feinstein Center, part of the University of Rhode Island, is an educational center committed to developing solutions to the problem of hunger in Rhode Island and nationwide. The center promotes education, research, and outreach on the causes and the consequences of hunger and the study of policies and programs aimed at alleviating hunger. www.uri.edu/endhunger
MAZON – A Jewish Response to Hunger
MAZON is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing and alleviating hunger among people of all faiths and backgrounds. Since its inception, MAZON has awarded grants totaling more than $58 million to organizations representing the nation’s anti-hunger network, including: food banks, food pantries, and home-delivered meal programs. The Falmouth Service Center has been a recipient of funds from MAZON. www.mazon.org
Project Bread is dedicated to alleviating, preventing, and ultimately ending hunger in Massachusetts. Programs include a toll-free FoodSource Hotline, a statewide information and referral service for people facing hunger; development of new ways to feed hungry people; and, the Walk for Hunger that raises millions of dollars each year in privately donated funds.www.projectbread.org
The Greater Boston Food Bank
The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization in New England and among the largest food banks in the country. Last year, they distributed almost 35 million pounds of food, enough to provide healthy meals to as many as 545,000 people at risk of hunger. GBFB acquires food through product donations from the food industry, food drives, and financial contributions. The Falmouth Service Center is a member agency and gets much of its food from the GBFB. www.gbfb.org
Want to become a partner?
If you are a regional organization interested in partnering with the Falmouth Service Center, please call us at 508-548-2794 or email us.