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 900,000 meals...read more
  • Supported more than 100 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

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Juilliard Quartet
New York     Thursday, October 3, 2019

Juilliard Quartet: Areta Zhulla and Ronald Copes, violins, Roger Tapping, viola, Astrid Schween, cello

Mozart “Hunt” Quartet in B flat Major, K458
Kurtág Six Moments Musicaux. Op. 44
Brahms Quartet in a minor, Op. 51#2

Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114 Street and Broadway

Concerts benefit Broadway Community

Eureka Ensemble
Boston     Sunday, October 20, 2019

Eureka Ensemble, Kim Kashkashian, Geneva Lewis, Maria Loudenitch, Tanner Menees, Jing Peng, Andrew Samarasekara, Don Weilerstein, Vivian Weilerstein, Rachel Yi

Telemann–Concerto for 4 Violins in G major, TWV 40:201
Betty Olivero–“Neharót Neharót”
Luke Hsu–Partita for violin and piano
Telemann–Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9

New England Conservatory, Brown Hall

The Eureka Ensemble opens our 10th season of Music for Food concerts in Boston! Join us for an evening of Telemann concerti, Betty Olivero’s musical testament on war and women’s voices, and the premier of Luke Hsu’s “Partita,” written specifically for Music for Food.

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Schumann, Schumann, and Mendelssohn
New York     Thursday, November 7, 2019

Laurie Smukler, violin
Natasha Brofsky, cello
Kristina Bachrach, soprano
Qing Jiang, piano

Clara Schumann Trio in g minor, Op. 17
Lieder of Robert and Clara Schumann
Mendelssohn Quartet in f minor, Op. 80


Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114th Street and Broadway

Concert benefits Broadway Community

A Celebration of the Viola
Philadelphia     Sunday, November 24, 2019

Jonathan Biss, Roberto Diaz, Kim Kashkashian, and Steven Tenenbaum, and students at the Curtis Institute of Music

Bartok Duos and other chamber works with viola.

Field Concert Hall, Curtis Institute of Music