The Greater Boston Food Bank by Jared Skvirsky

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The Greater Boston Food Bank by Jared Skvirsky

  1. 1. The Greater Boston Food Bank by Jared SkvirskyThe Greater Boston Food Bank is a nonprofit organization that wasunofficially founded in the 1970s when founder Kip Tiernan begandistributing food to those at need out of his station wagon. Theorganization was legally incorporated in 1981 and has since increasinglygrown. The Food Bank focuses on its mission of ending hunger in easternMassachusetts and last year alone the organization donated nearly 35million pounds of food to nearly 545,000 people.The Greater Boston Food Bank relies on food drives, financial donations,and contributions on behalf of companies in the food industry to meet itsmission. Also, the organization also benefits from the aid of more than14,000 volunteers who help sort and distribute food. The organization ishoused in a 117,000-square-foot facility in the Newmarket neighborhood ofBoston.To learn more about the Greater Boston Food Bank or learn how you cancontribute, visit www.gbfb.org.About the author: Jared Skvirsky is a supporter of the Greater Boston FoodBank. He possesses expertise in business development, communications,and search engine marketing and most recently operated as a BusinessDevelopment Representative with MDP, Inc

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