WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ANY IN-KIND DONATIONS AT THIS TIME. We are still accepting and in need of double bagged brown bags as well as individually packaged face masks (no egg cartons please). PLEASE DO NOT DROP OFF AT CITY HALL.

Please only drop brown bags off at the locations below:
59 Grove Street‬ ‪
208 Woodward Street‬
‪365 Cherry Street‬
‪243 Upland Avenue‬

Please drop off individually packaged cloth face masks at:

36 Metacomet ‪Road

We are open outside City Hall every Wednesday from 1:30-5:30pm and providing food to Newton residents. ALL CLIENTS CAN NOW SHOP TWICE PER MONTH. Click here to read our important “Temporary Pantry Procedures” implemented during the crisis.

We need your financial support now more than ever. Head HERE to donate to the Newton Food Pantry today.

Join Bike Newton’s Tour de Newton to Support NFP!

Looking for something fun to do with the family that supports our community too? Join Tour de Newton by biking one of their many routes between now and through July 5th. Registration is $5 and all proceeds go to Newton’s food pantries – including the Newton Food Pantry! Thanks to Bike Newton and president Brendan Keegan for…

Join the Newton Food Pantry 2020 Ride for Food Team!

Want to help your Newton neighbors put food on their table? Join the Newton Food Pantry Ride for Food team! Bike, swim, walk, run or hike for hunger. This event is virtual between 5/19 and 10/4. Teens ages 14-18 years old may join with an adult. Please contact team captain Ron Joseph (treasurer@newtonfoodpantry.org) if you are…

Support the NFP & HipStitch with Mask Donations!

Want to help support our face mask initiative? 😷Our long time partner HipStitch is offering a special discount on fabric face masks purchased and donated to the NFP.   You can purchase a mask for $10/mask here: https://bit.ly/NFP-HS-Masks.   Once purchased the team at HipStitch will make and deliver the mask to the NFP for…

COVID-19 & Your Money: How to Make Your Grocery Runs Count

Many of us still find it challenging to go to the grocery store during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The team at theSkimm hopes to ease some anxieties by offering helpful tips from strategizing your shopping list to making the food last. Read the full article here.    

NFP COVID-19 Update

To Our Newton Community, On behalf of the entire team of volunteers here at the Newton Food Pantry, we would like to take a moment to thank you for your incredible support over the last 6 weeks. COVID-19 has brought about a challenging and uncertain time for many in our community but our hearts are…

We are not accepting any in-kind donations at this time.

Due to health precautions and storage space, the Newton Food Pantry is NOT accepting in-kind donations at this time.  We are in need of paper grocery-sized double-bagged bags and empty egg cartons. These can be dropped off at 61 Ballard Street or 36 Metacomet Road (NOT AT CITY HALL). Looking to help? The Newton Food…

Introducing #EatUP: Nutritious Meals from Shelf-Stable Ingredients

Several Dietitians came together to develop #EatUP: meal ideas using food pantry staples (canned meat/fish, canned vegetables, powdered eggs, etc). We’re thrilled to be able to share these nutritious and balanced meal ideas with you now. Download them HERE today!


We are open during the City Hall closure and providing food to Newton residents (including both NEW and EXISTING clients) during our regularly scheduled hours. Click here to read our important “Temporary Pantry Procedures” implemented during the crisis. During this time, please drop off non-perishable donations at 36 Metacomet Road or 61 Ballard Street. Through the…

Kelly Salems Runs for the Newton Food Pantry at 2020 Boston Marathon

We are so excited to announce that Kelly Salems will be running her third Boston Marathon partnered with the City of Newton and benefitting The Newton Food Pantry this April 2020. Please consider donating to her fundraising efforts today! https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/kelly-salems-newton-food-pantry-2020-boston-marathon

You’re Invite: Dine & Drink at Baramor to benefit the NFP

You’re invited to join fellow friends, neighbors and supporters of the Newton Food Pantry for a special night of celebration at Newton Centre’s newest gastropub and bar, Baramor, Thursday, March 5, 6-9PM. The evening will include a custom menu, signature cocktails and raffle. For every menu item you purchase, Baramor will donate $3 to the…