WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ANY IN-KIND DONATIONS AT THIS TIME. We are in need of paper grocery-sized double-bagged bags and fabric face masks (in sealed plastic bags).WE DO NOT NEED EGG CARTONS. Drop off at 61 Ballard Street or 36 Metacomet Road only.

Watch our Double Bag Shuffle before dropping off those bags!


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.

Entries in December 2017

Holiday Season Support

We are so grateful to all those who stopped by the Newton Food Pantry during the holiday season to volunteer their time and drop off collected donations. A special thanks to Change Healthcare, Mary Immaculate of Lourdes and Mount Ida College.

NewtonTAB Coverage: Hunger brings together clients and volunteers

Wearing a dapper green hat, black sweater adorned with funky buttons and pants with a jaunty pattern, passersby might assume John Murray was a stylish European gentleman out for a stroll with his friendly English springer spaniel Watson, if they spotted him around Newton. Read the full Newton Food Pantry coverage from the December 13,…