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88.5 NEPM Hunger Awareness Week

Learn more about hunger in western Mass. and support the March for the Food Bank.
The 14th Annual March for the Food Bank with Monte Belmonte. Power of Community. Nov. 20 & 21.

Hunger affects many different people throughout western Mass. Beginning Nov. 13, 88.5 NEPM’s Hunger Awareness Week will explore stories about hunger in our region to better understand this crisis, the impact it has on our community, and what’s being done to combat it.

It all leads up to the 14th annual March for the Food Bank with The Fabulous 413's Monte Belmonte, Nov. 20-21. The trek is a two-day, 43-mile reminder of what we can achieve when we work together: Monte’s annual march has raised millions for the Food Bank over the years.

Support the March for the Food Bank and the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts at marchforthefoodbank.org.

Where's Monte?

Follow along and track the March for the Food Bank as Monte and his fellow marchers walk from Springfield to Greenfield.

Hunger Awareness Week on 88.5 NEPM. Sponsored by Greenfield Cooperative Bank and Teddy Bear Pools & Spas.

88.5 NEPM Hunger Awareness Week coverage