2018 Annual Appeal


The  Grafton Food Bank has been in existence for 24 years.  Our mission has been to offer aid to local residents with food relief, referrals, and emergency utilities support.  To be able to provide these services, we are dependent upon the good will and generosity of the community.  We ask that you please consider supporting the Grafton Food Bank by making a monetary donation.  Donations can be made via PayPal by clicking on the button below.

Donations can also be made by sending a check to:

                                                                             Grafton Food Bank/Friends of Grafton, Inc.

                                                                             PO Box 324

                                                                             Grafton, MA  01519

Thank you for your support.

If you are a resident of Grafton, Massachusetts in need of food, you are eligible to access the Grafton Food Bank on our regular distribution days, or in an emergency, call to make arrangements.   You may use the food bank once a month.  Download the Application for Assistance and bring it to the Food Bank with proof of residency (copy of a current utility bill, lease agreement, letter from your landlord, or copy of your license) during the Food Bank distribution hours.  Applications are also available at the sign-in desk during distribution days and in the corridor outside the Food Bank door.  Every September, we request that you give us updated household information.

Welcome to the Grafton Food Bank!

 

The Friends in Grafton, Inc. / Grafton Food Bank is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing food relief to Grafton residents. We strive to offer services with compassion and respect to all. We are aware of the struggles found in daily life, and we seek to lighten that burden.

Fuel/Utility  Assistance


We also assist our Clients with utility bills if they are in danger of disconnection.  Clients must contact the utility and set up a budget, payment, or collection plan prior to requesting assistance from us.  See the links below or check your utility bill for financial help information.

National Grid:www.ngrid.com/billhelp
Eversource:    www.eversource.com

We expect that you will also seek other assistance that is available, such as SNAP, SMOC or other outside sources. 


For information on the Home Energy Assistance programs provided by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts:  www.mass.gov/home-energy-assistance-programs