Dignity Matters Continues Partnership with WLP

In communities across the country including Boston, women cannot afford monthly feminine product necessities and underwear. Unlike many other necessities, pads and tampons are not covered by Food Stamps (SNAP Benefits), despite being expensive and needed monthly for many years. Women are left with too little or no options to provide for personal hygiene and comfort. We strive to restore a …

Fighting Hunger with Hamilton Tickets

Jenny McBride, a member of Team WLP at this year’s Ride for Food, surpassed her fundraising goal and raised  $1,831 to help fight food insecurity. Jenny chose to ride for Team WLP because she wanted to help bring dignity and nourishment to women in need. Jenny was successful in her fundraising in part due to offering two tickets to Hamilton …

WLP Receives Platinum Rating by GuideStar

We are excited to announce that Women’s Lunch Place received a GuideStar Platinum rating, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar. GuideStar Platinum encourages nonprofit organizations to share their progress and results in important new ways—moving way beyond simplistic financial ratios—to reflect the changes organizations are making in the world.

Volunteer Newsletter: Summer 2018

Featured Story: Healthy Moves Jenny Leopold has been a Women’s Lunch Place volunteer since the Fall of 2015. She started in the Resource Center for a few months, and then picked up a shift in the kitchen every Monday morning. After completing her teacher training for yoga, she began to offer a yoga class every other week for the guests …