Please help our neighbors facing food insecurity. Newton’s four food pantries provide meals for more than 1,800 people each month, and they need everyone’s help to keep up with the growing need right here in Newton. Donate to the Newton Food Drive—all four pantries are asking for breakfast foods including cereal, granola, oatmeal, energy and…
Entries in November 2018
On Tuesday Nov. 13, 18 boys from the Fessenden School in West Newton visited the Newton Food Pantry. The boys brought 66 bags of food and personal care items they had collected, including many items from the NFP’s most needed list. NFP Food Drive Coordinator Carol Berlin gave the boys a tour of the pantry,…
Thank you to Lasell College for their recent donation. We are so grateful for the support!
The Newton Food Pantry, along with many other Newton non-profits, had the opportunity to be part of a special event at the West Suburban YMCA as Mayor Ruthanne Fuller proclaimed November 27th as Giving Tuesday in Newton.
Thanks to all the volunteers who came out to help with the 2018 Newton Turkey Trot 5k race. And a very special thank you to this year’s race sponsors. The race was a huge success and we are so very grateful for the support of our community.
Newton resident, Mary Beth Keiller, will be running the 2019 Boston Marathon to benefit the Newton Food Pantry. Learn how you can help Mary Beth reach her fundraising goal.
Congratulations to Pack 355 for bringing in nearly 300 bags of donations. Their enthusiasm and energy had the contributions sorted and stored during two work nights this November. Thank you so much for your support.
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