$2.4 BILLION: The Avoidable Health Costs of Hunger in Massachusetts
New research—the first of its kind for Massachusetts—shows hunger and food insecurity in our state increased health-related expenditures by an estimated $2.4 billion at least, in 2016 alone.
Please see this important study on the cost of hunger in our state conducted by The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) and Children’s Healthwatch. Read more here.
You can download the full report here.