A Musician-led Initiative to fight hunger in our local communities
Musicians volunteer their time & talent
All audience donations go to a local pantry

Read our full Mission Statement, find out more about our participating musicians, and see a list of pantries we have supported.

Food Insecurity In the US

Food Insecurity in the US
  • MFF concerts have funded over 500,000 meals...read more
  • Supported more than 60 hunger-relief organizations
  • 100% of concert donations benefit food pantries
Please read about hunger in the US here

Musicians Talk About Music for Food

We believe both music and food are essential to human life and growth. Music has the power to call forth the best in us, inspiring awareness and action when artists and audiences work together to transform the ineffable into tangible and needed food resources.

Upcoming Concerts

Music for Food Boston
Boston     Sunday . December 16 . 2018 . 7:30 PM
PERFORMERS

Robert Levin & Vivian Hornik-Weilerstein, pianos | Kim Kashkashian, viola | Miki-Sophia Cloud, violin | Merry Peckham, cello | Borromeo String Quartet

Guastavino and Ginastera | Songs from South America
Gabriel Fauré | Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 120
Ludwig van Beethoven | String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat major, Op. 127

New England Conservatory . Brown Hall

Join us for the second concert of our Boston season! All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.

Suggested Donation: $30+, $10+ students

Music for Food Taiwan
Taiwan     Wednesday . January 2 . 2019 . 7:30 PM
PERFORMERS

Kai-Hsi Fang, conductor | Wei-En Hsu, Han-Wen Yu, & Yi Fang-Chiang, piano | Yi-Lin Hsu, soprano
Claude Lin, tenor | Dennis Lin, baritone | Chun-Yi Chang, dancer
Taiwan Community Orchestra | Taichung Chamber Choir | Wugitroupe Dance Group

Sergei Rachmaninoff | Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18
Carl Orff | Carmina Burana, selections

National Taichung Theater - Grand Theater | No. 101, Section 2, Huilai Road, Xitun District, Taichung City, Taiwan

Taiwan Community Orchestra, Taichung Chamber Choir, Wugitroupe Dance Group, and guest artists join together for an evening of music by Rachmaninoff and Orff. All proceeds will support 1919 Food Bank. Visit http://en.npac-ntt.org/ to learn more.

Music for Food Taiwan
Taiwan     Friday . January 4, 2019 . 7:30 PM
PERFORMERS

Taiwan Community Orchestra | Chih-Yuan Michael Chang, conductor | Han-Wen Yu & Yi Fang-Chiang, piano I-Ching Li, Jean Huang, Natalie Tsai, & Shuxiang Yang, violin | Yu-Chun Lai, viola | Tsaolun Lu, cello

Tyzen Hsiao | Highlander’s Suite for Piano Quintet
Eugène Ysaÿe | Amitié (Poème No.6)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | Piano Concerto No. 1 in B♭ minor, Op. 23

Grace Baptist Church | No. 90, Section 3, Xinsheng South Road, Da'an District | Taipei City

Join the Taiwan Community Orchestra and guests for an evening of music. All proceeds will support 1919 Food Bank.

Music for Food in Chesterfield, MO
Chesterfield     Saturday . January 12, 2019 . 7:00 PM
PERFORMERS

Xi Zhang, violin | Shen Wen, piano

Music by Carl Stamitz and Dr. Joseph Tyldesley.

Incarnate Word Parish | 13416 Olive Blvd. | Chesterfield, MO

Join Xi Zhang and Shen Wen for an evening of music that will also include narrative and reflection. Canned goods or monetary donations will be collected to benefit Mother Theresa’s Missionaries of Charity Food Pantry. All are welcome and encouraged to come to an evening of beautiful music and quiet reflection!