Interesting Facts

Free Groceries at Damien's Place in East Wareham/New Bedford
Free Groceries & Food At Damien's Place - The Food Pantry Near You

In a month, we order close to 66,730 lbs of food -it comes from the Greater Boston Food Bank and has to be put away each Friday morning by a team of great volunteers!

We served 41, 015 individuals last year!! If you volunteered, be proud of yourself!!

Last year GBFB distributed 98.8 million pounds of healthy food, the equivalent of nearly 81 million meals.

“Twenty years ago, we could not move a carrot from our warehouse, truly, not one carrot. Today over 23 million pounds of produce is consumed by our clients. That’s 142,000 people a month eating better.”
– Catherine D’Amato, President and CEO of Greater Boston Food Bank