Before you break for summer, be sure to put this great Newton Food Pantry fundraising event on your calendars! October 19, 2017: Our Neighbors’ Table – A Taste of Newton’s Finest Restaurants.
The oldest and largest food pantry in Newton, MA, the Newton Food Pantry has been run independently by volunteers since 1983.
Every month, more than 650 Newton residents rely on the food and personal care products we provide free—at our pantry location, via home delivery, and in partnership with other local nonprofits.
Not all of Newton is affluent. In our city, 1 in 8 households survives on less than $25,000 in annual income.
2014 Northeastern University study
My husband is disabled after working construction for 33 years. The Newton Food Pantry is a blessing! Our family of five has come to depend on the pantry for fresh produce and decent unexpired food. You always make us feel welcome and for that we truly thank you.
Fresh (Off the Press) from the Newton Food Pantry
Volunteer Spotlight: Jackie Colby Some of you may know that the Newton Food Pantry’s President Emeritus Jackie Colby was instrumental in making the NFP what it is today. Jackie, along with a few of her fellow parishioners, founded the pantry in 1983 in the basement of First Unitarian Society in West Newton. At that time,...
Exciting things are happening at The Newton Food Pantry! Stay tuned for important information and stories relevant to our community via the new Newton Food Pantry Blog page.
This is Newton Food Pantry's first newsletter!
Thanks to the team from Avalon Building Management (along with NFP’s Food Drive/Service Day Coordinator Cheryl Sack) for helping out at yesterday’s Newton Food Pantry Service Day. The team did a food drive and came in to sort and box the donations they collected. We so appreciate your support for our pantry and community!