立博体育登录 Mobile Food Market: Free food for faculty, 工作人员, 和学生, provided by 的 大波士顿食品银行.
立博体育登录’s valued partners provide resources and support, often making the difference for our students’ ability to complete their studies or having to drop out.
西MetroWest立博体育登录 was founded in 1995 with a simple philosophy: You can make a world of difference in your own backyard.
西MetroWest立博体育登录 supports 立博体育登录’s Meal Scholarship program. 到目前为止, the 西MetroWest立博体育登录 has provided more than $40,000 in grant funds to support 立博体育登录’s food insecurity initiatives, as well as additional funding to support the College’s Institute of Trauma, 逆境, 以及复原力和应急资金.
“I am a single mother of three and SNAP assistance helps feed my kids. I was lucky to be part of this scholarship last semester and it helped me be able to eat. I was able to have lunch and not worry about taking anything away from my kids’ food stamps.”
— Alicia, Meal Scholarship Program Recipient
自2016年春季起, 立博体育登录 has partnered with 的 大波士顿食品银行 to host a monthly farmers market with free fresh fruits and vegetables. This farmer's market style food distribution is located on the Wellesley campus; students on the Ashland and Framingham campuses can pre-register and the food will be brought to those campuses for them. Before pausing the markets due to the pandemic, 该计划已使超过200人受益,648名学生, faculty and 工作人员 since it was first held on campus.
的 大波士顿食品银行 (GBFB) partners with more than 600 hunger-relief agencies, 包括食品储藏室, community meal programs and other food assistance providers throughout the nine counties and 190 towns and cities across Eastern Massachusetts.
Metrowest健康立博体育登录 is a major supporter of the construction of the new 立博体育登录 Center for 健康科学, 儿童早期, and 人类服务 under construction in Framingham. Without their support of our capital campaign, our vision of becoming the premiere location for health science training in MetroWest would not be possible.
米德尔塞克斯储蓄银行 is a valued partner that supports 立博体育登录 in multiple ways. 的y support the capital campaign for the 立博体育登录 Center for 健康科学, 儿童早期, and 人类服务 currently under construction in Framingham. 的y also support programs, mentorships and internships for our students.
一个家庭 Incorporated, of Waltham, offers two programs that aim to prevent family homelessness. 的y seek to break the cycle of family poverty in Massachusetts by promoting pathways to economic independence though advocacy, 教育, 和创新.
他们赞助 一个家庭学者项目 for low-income single parents enrolled in associate or bachelor’s degree programs at colleges and universities in Massachusetts. 一个家庭 provides comprehensive individualized coaching coupled with other supports to enable these students to reach their goals. 除了辅导, 一个家庭 Scholars receive both a scholarship that helps to offset the direct costs of college (tuition and fees) and a stipend to help with indirect costs (books, 用品及生活费).
Since partnering with 一个家庭, numerous 立博体育登录 students have been selected to the 一个家庭学者项目. According to 立博体育登录 总统 David Podell, “的 一个家庭 Scholarship will provide them with the much-needed financial support to finish their degree and open a world of additional opportunities for themselves and their children.”
“Never thinking a college degree would be an obtainable goal for me, I now see it is and I can finally achieve my dreams of becoming a college graduate,拉莫斯说. “My son inspires me every day, never letting his disease stop him from anything. 的 一个家庭 Scholarship is allowing me to focus on my son and my studies without the financial stress that college can create. I will forever be grateful to this organization for securing my 教育al and financial future.”
— Danielle Ramos, 一个家庭 Scholarship Recipient
伯耶洛因神庙 is a Reform Jewish congregation in Wellesley of nearly 1,300 families. As part of the 立博体育登录 Meals by TBE Table program, volunteers prepare 120 meals every other week, 冻结他们, 然后送到立博体育登录. 的 College safely stores the meals and discreetly distribute them to students experiencing food insecurity.
One student who has received meals from the program said, “Before I started receiving these meals through the 立博体育登录 Meals program, I was not eating much food throughout the day. 我可能一天只吃一顿, 通常在午餐时, to ensure my son was eating the little food we had. 我非常感谢立博体育登录, TBE表程序, and for the meals that provide me and my son the nourishment we need.”
自2021年8月起, the volunteer based TBE Table has been producing an estimated 500 meals each month and distributing them to partner organizations throughout the Greater Boston area to help combat food insecurity.