This week, the Newton Community Farm stopped by the Newton Food Pantry to make a smart delivery arriving with a car packed with freshly-picked lettuce! We are so fortunate to have this farm partnering with us and to be able to provide fresh produce to our clients.
Entries in June 2018
Marjorie Druker, owner of New England Soup Factory, makes a generous delivery. No one should go hungry!
We were thrilled to receive a delivery of over 60 bags (and several boxes) of food from St. Vincent de Paul Our Lady’s Parish. This contribution featured many of our most needed items. Thank you so very much! We are so grateful for the support.
A big huge thank you to Keshev Kollipara, who recently held a food drive ON HIS OWN – knocking on doors, talking to our neighbors about the Newton Food Pantry AND collecting a whopping total of 42 bags of groceries for the Pantry! Thank you Keshev for your amazing effort and support. We are so…
A big shout out to the Pierce School PTO Social Action Committee who collaborated with their Fifth grade Student Council to collect some of Newton Food Pantry’s most needed items. Thanks to Jennifer Bentley (seen here in photo), co-chair of the Social Action Committee, for making the delivery of 22 pre-sorted bags!
A huge thank you to Dedham’s Rashi Jewish Day School Kindergarten class for collecting 26 boxes of food, books and personal care items as part of their social justice curriculum. We so appreciate the support! (Image: Stephanie Rotsky (the school’s social justice coordinator), Sharon Miller, and Rachel Liptz delivering donations to Newton Food Pantry)
Help extinguish hunger in Newton by supporting the Newton Firefighters Association’s citywide food drive to aid the food pantries in Newton. From June 8 to June 22, Newton Firefighters will be holding a food drive on behalf of the three food pantries in Newton; the Centre Street Food Pantry, the Newton Food Pantry and the Arabic Baptist…