BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — In the wake of rising prices at grocery stores across the Commonwealth, The Greater Boston Food Bank said it doesn't take much to help those in need this holiday season.
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"For $25 you can provide a complete holiday meal for an entire family," said GBFB's President and CEO Catherine D'Amato to WBZ's Chris Fama.
D'Amato said that the GBFB is seeing a 20% to 30% rise in food store prices from disrupted supply chains, making the tail end of 2021 a prime time for holiday giving.
"This Thanksgiving is looking like it will be the most expensive in the history of the holiday- we want to be a part of a solution, so we're asking people to donate $25 to feed a family of four," said D'Amato.
WBZ's Chris Fama (@CFamaWBZ) reports.